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Coming of age in Buffalo

youth and authority in the postwar era

by William Graebner

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Temple University Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Buffalo (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • Buffalo
    • Subjects:
    • Youth -- New York (State) -- Buffalo -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Buffalo (N.Y.) -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWilliam Graebner.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ796 .G6995 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 153 p. :
      Number of Pages153
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2049743M
      ISBN 100877226296
      LC Control Number88027283

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