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City and society

an outline for urban geography

by R. J. Johnston

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Published by Hutchinson in London, Dover, NH .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban geography.,
  • Human geography.,
  • Urban geography -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementR.J. Johnston.
    SeriesHutchinson university library
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGF125 .J64 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination296 p. :
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2850535M
    ISBN 100091592917
    LC Control Number84012821

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