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Distorting mirrors

Susanna Barrows

Distorting mirrors

visions of the crowd in late nineteenth-century France

by Susanna Barrows

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Collective behavior.,
    • Crowds -- France.,
    • France -- Social conditions -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSusanna Barrows.
      SeriesYale historical publications., 127
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHM281 .B276
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 221 p. ;
      Number of Pages221
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4257531M
      ISBN 100300025882
      LC Control Number81003014

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