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The Other City

Susanne Macgregor

The Other City

People and Politics in New York and London

by Susanne Macgregor

  • 310 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Humanity Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Places & peoples: general interest,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • New York (State),
  • London (England),
  • Sociology,
  • London, Greater London,
  • New York,
  • Social conditions,
  • England,
  • London,
  • Economic conditions,
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • Urban policy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8739915M
    ISBN 101573925624
    ISBN 109781573925624
    OCLC/WorldCa228395222

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