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Metropolitan and urban growth in the U.S., 1900-1960

Warren C. Robinson

Metropolitan and urban growth in the U.S., 1900-1960

by Warren C. Robinson

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Published by Institute for Research on Land and Water Resources, Pennsylvania State University in University Park .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Cities and towns -- United States -- Statistics,
    • United States -- Population -- Statistics

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Warren C. Robinson.
      SeriesInformation report - the Institute for Research on Land and Water Resources, the Pennsylvania State University ; no. 58
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB2175 .R57
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 76 leaves :
      Number of Pages76
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5740177M
      LC Control Number70628112

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