Leisure and recreation a study of leisure and recreation in their sociological aspects by Martin Henry Neumeyer

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Published by A.S. Barnes in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Leisure.,
  • Recreation.,
  • Play.

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Includes bibliographies.

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Statementby Martin H. Neumeyer and Esther S. Neumeyer.
ContributionsNeumeyer, Esther Sternberg, joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV14 .N4 1949
The Physical Object
Pagination411 p.
Number of Pages411
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6048418M
LC Control Number49008054
OCLC/WorldCa1346199

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