The city: what is it really like?

by Vern Miller

Publisher: Herald Press in Scottdale, Pa

Written in English
Published: Pages: 63 Downloads: 150
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  • Cities and towns.

Edition Notes

First delivered as 1970 S. F. Coffman peace lectures, sponsored by the Committee on Peace and Social Concerns of the Mennonite Church.

SeriesFocal pamphlet no. 20
LC ClassificationsHT151 .M495
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p.
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4414965M
ISBN 100836116291
LC Control Number79018815

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