Commuters" village a study of community and commuters in the Berkshire village of Stratfield Mortimer. by Ruth Morey Crichton

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Published by David & Charles in Dawlish [Devon] .

Written in English

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  • Stratfield Mortimer (England),
  • England


  • Villages -- England -- Case studies.,
  • Stratfield Mortimer (England)

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

Book details

GenreCase studies.
LC ClassificationsHN398.S83 C7
The Physical Object
Pagination109 p.
Number of Pages109
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5977765M
LC Control Number66004825

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