The play movement in the United States a study of community recreation by Clarence Elmer Rainwater

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Published by The University of Chicago press in Chicago, Ill .

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Statementby Clarence Elmer Rainwater
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LC ClassificationsLC231 .R34
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p. l., v-xi, 371 p. incl. tables.
Number of Pages371
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Open LibraryOL24584410M
LC Control Number22009782

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