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Urban America: goals and problems

Urban America: goals and problems

materials compiled and prepared for the Subcommittee on Urban Affairs of the Joint Economic Committee, Congress of the United States.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Cities and towns -- United States

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      ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Joint Economic Committee. Subcommittee on Urban Affairs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT123 .U73
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 303 p.
      Number of Pages303
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5562291M
      LC Control Number67062444

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