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environmental basis of society

Franklin Thomas

environmental basis of society

a study in the history of sociological theory.

by Franklin Thomas

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Published by Johnson ReprintCorporation in New York .
Written in English


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First published New York, The Century Co., 1925.

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Open LibraryOL14866855M

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