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Mobility and modernity migration in Germany, 1820-1989 by Steve Hochstadt

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Germany

Subjects:

  • Migration, Internal -- Germany -- History.,
  • Residential mobility -- Germany -- History.,
  • Rural-urban migration -- Germany -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-327) and index.

StatementSteve Hochstadt.
SeriesSocial history, popular culture, and politics in Germany
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHB2055 .H63 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 331 p. :
Number of Pages331
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL378063M
ISBN 100472109448
LC Control Number98040110

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