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public boarding school

John Wakeford

public boarding school

a sociological analysis.

by John Wakeford

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Published by Brunel University in Uxbridge .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsBrunel University. Department of Sociology.
The Physical Object
Pagination262p. ;
Number of Pages262
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14467732M

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