Women and leisure in Manchester,1920-c.1960.

by Langhamer,Claire Louise.

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Thesis(Ph.D) - University of Central Lancashire, 1996.

SeriesUniversity of Central Lancashire theses collection
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Number of Pages261
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Open LibraryOL17853385M

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