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Social change in an industrial town

patterns of Progress in Warren, Pennsylvania, from Civil War to World War I

by Michael P. Weber

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Published by Pennsylvania State University Press in University Park .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Warren (Pa.),
  • Warren, Pa.
    • Subjects:
    • Urbanization -- Warren, Pa.,
    • Occupational mobility -- Warren, Pa.,
    • Warren (Pa.) -- Social conditions.,
    • Warren (Pa.) -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementMichael P. Weber.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN80.W22 W4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 185 p. ;
      Number of Pages185
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5194741M
      ISBN 100271012013
      LC Control Number75016341

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