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Understanding culture.

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Culture.,
  • Ethnology.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN315 .H643 1963
    The Physical Object
    Pagination468 p.
    Number of Pages468
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5877166M
    LC Control Number63007293


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