History and social anthropology

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Tavistock Publications
Statementedited by I.M. Lewis.
SeriesAssociation of Social Anthropologists of the Commonwealth. Monographs,7
ContributionsLewis, I. M. 1930-
The Physical Object
Pagination307p.,23cm
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Open LibraryOL19843041M

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History and social anthropology. London, New York [etc.] Tavistock [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: I M Lewis; Association.

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