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Purity, prostitution and politics

Edward Mynott

Purity, prostitution and politics

social purity in Manchester : 1880-1900.

by Edward Mynott

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Published by University of Manchester in Manchester .
Written in English


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Thesis (Ph.D.), University of Manchester, Department of Sociology.

ContributionsUniversity of Manchester. Department of Sociology.
The Physical Object
Pagination493p.
Number of Pages493
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16576443M

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