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Mafia, peasants and great estates

society in traditional Calabria

by Pino Arlacchi

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social structure -- Italy -- Calabria -- History.,
  • Calabria (Italy) -- Social conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPino Arlacchi ; translated by Jonathan Steinberg.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN488.C23
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix,212p. :
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22213025M
    ISBN 100521251362

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