Geographies of British modernity space and society in the twentieth century

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Published by Blackwell Pub. in Malden, MA .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.

Subjects:

  • Human geography -- Great Britain,
  • Great Britain -- Historical geography,
  • Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 20th century,
  • Great Britain -- History -- 20th century

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementedited by David Gilbert, David Matless, and and Brian Short.
SeriesRGS-IBG book series
ContributionsGilbert, David., Matless, David., Short, Brian, 1944-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA600 .G45 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 268 p. :
Number of Pages268
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3671582M
ISBN 100631235000, 0631235019
LC Control Number2003000665

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