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The American country club

its origins and development
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Rutgers University Press , New Brunswick, NJ
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StatementJames M. Mayo.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHS2723 .M39 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 243 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL678207M
ISBN 100813524857
LC Control Number97024553

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Product details Hardcover: pages Publisher: Rutgers University Press; 1St Edition edition (February 1, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x 1 x inches Shipping Weight: pounds Customer Reviews: Be the first to write a review Amazon Cited by: 7.

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