Communities & government in a changing world
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Communities & government in a changing world

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Published by Rand McNally in Chicago .
Written in English


  • United States -- Politics and government.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

Statement[by] John C. Bollens.
The Physical Object
Pagination48, xvi, 543 p. :
Number of Pages543
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17884837M

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