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Poverty in the United Kingdom : A Survey of Household Resources and Standards of Living by  Peter Townsend - First Edition - 1979 - from RON RAMSWICK BOOKS, IOBA  (SKU: 10371)

Poverty in the United Kingdom : A Survey of Household Resources and Standards of Living

Poverty in the United Kingdom : A Survey of Household Resources and Standards of Living by  Peter Townsend - First Edition - 1979 - from RON RAMSWICK BOOKS, IOBA  (SKU: 10371)
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Poverty in the United Kingdom : A Survey of Household Resources and Standards of Living

by Townsend, Peter

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Fine/Fine in mylar cover.
ISBN 10
0520038711
ISBN 13
9780520038714
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Berkeley, CA, U.S.A.: University of California Press, 1979. Hardcover in dustjacket. First edition. Green cloth covered boards with spine stamped in gilt. Black dustjacket boldly printed in red, orange and blue. Bright color, no chips or tears, the only flaw being a short scratch. Thick octavo, 1,216 pages. 18 text figures, appendices, list of references and index. Clean and tight with crisp text, no name or other markings, appears unread. Fine in a fine dustjacket with a protective mylar cover. "This momentous work will rank as the contemporary successor to the classic works of Booth and Rowntree: its case histories alone should put paid to those who still assert that there is no longer poverty in Britain"--Barbara Wooton [International orders will require extra shipping]. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine in mylar cover..

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Bookseller
RON RAMSWICK BOOKS, IOBA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
10371
Title
Poverty in the United Kingdom : A Survey of Household Resources and Standards of Living
Author
Townsend, Peter
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine in mylar cover.
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0520038711
ISBN 13
9780520038714
Publisher
University of California Press
Place of Publication
Berkeley, CA, U.S.A.
Date Published
1979
Keywords
GREAT BRITAIN ECONOMIC CONDITIONS 20TH CENTURY SOCIAL BUSINESS ECONOMICS SCIENCE SOCIOLOGY GENERAL

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