2 edition of Means of access and the socio-economic structure of urban areas in the United States found in the catalog.
Means of access and the socio-economic structure of urban areas in the United States
Edwin M. Rams
Bibliography: leaves -
|Statement||by Edwin M. Rams.|
|Series||Urban research monograph,, no. 1|
|LC Classifications||HE148 .R3|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||28,  l.|
|Number of Pages||28|
|LC Control Number||66007001|
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