Published 1973 by International Urbanization Survey, Ford Foundation in [New York] .
Written in EnglishRead online
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||by James A. Gardner.|
|Contributions||International Urbanization Survey.|
|LC Classifications||HT129.B7 G37|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 198 p.|
|Number of Pages||198|
|LC Control Number||73175985|
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