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Means of access and the socio-economic structure of urban areas in the United States

Edwin M. Rams

Means of access and the socio-economic structure of urban areas in the United States

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Published by Academy Pub. Co. in [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Transportation.,
  • Cities and towns -- Growth.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: leaves [41]-[42]

    Statementby Edwin M. Rams.
    SeriesUrban research monograph,, no. 1
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE148 .R3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination28, [14] l.
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5979137M
    LC Control Number66007001
    OCLC/WorldCa4299688

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