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George Williams and the Y.M.C.A. a study in Victorian social attitudes. by Clyde Binfield

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Williams, George, 1821-1905.,
  • Young Men"s Christian associations -- History.

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsBV1085.W4 B56
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 408, [8] p.
Number of Pages408
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5474608M
ISBN 100434070904
LC Control Number73177901
OCLC/WorldCa790962

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