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popular, sectarian-class football culture of N. Irish society a sociological analysis. by Alastair McCarley

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Published by The Author] in [s.l .
Written in English

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Thesis (D. Phil.) - University of Ulster, 1995.

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Pagination2 v.
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Open LibraryOL20718796M

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