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geography of Third World cities

by Stella Lowder

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Published by Barnes & Noble Books in Totowa, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries,
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Cities and towns -- Developing countries.,
    • Urbanization -- Developing countries.,
    • Developing countries -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesThird World cities.
      StatementStella Lowder.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT149.5 .L69 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 292 p. :
      Number of Pages292
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2723752M
      ISBN 100389206717
      LC Control Number86017366

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