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The Cities

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English



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Edition Notes

Other titlesNew York times.
Statementby Richard C. Wade & Gene Brown.
SeriesThe Great contemporary issues, Great contemporary issues.
ContributionsWade, Richard C., 1922-, Brown, Gene.
LC ClassificationsHT123 .C495 1973
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 386 p. :
Number of Pages386
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4549734M
ISBN 100405098499
LC Control Number77018169

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