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Race improvement in the United States.

American Academy of Political and Social Science.

Race improvement in the United States.

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Published by American academy of political and social science in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Cities and towns -- United States.,
    • Eugenics.,
    • United States -- Social conditions -- 1865-1918.,
    • United States -- Moral conditions.,
    • United States -- Emigration and immigration.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesThe annals of the American academy of political and social science., vol. XXXIV, no. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsH1 .A4 vol. 34, no. 1
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, [1], 220 p.
      Number of Pages220
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL7010363M
      LC Control Number09021268
      OCLC/WorldCa2591641

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