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Geographical agenda for a changing world

Geographical agenda for a changing world

a report commissioned by the SSRC Human Geography Committee

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Published by Chadwyck-Healey in Cambridge .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by B.T. Robson and J. Rees
ContributionsRobson, B. T. 1939-, Rees, J., Social Science Research Council (Great Britain). Human Geography Committee.
The Physical Object
FormatMicrofiche
Pagination2 microfiches
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14343370M

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