Rural-urban linkages
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Rural-urban linkages a key to self-sustaining growth in a developing region by Hugh Emrys Evans

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Published by School of Urban and Regional Planning, University of Southern California in [Los Angeles, Calif .
Written in English


  • Rural development,
  • Regional planning,
  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects

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StatementHugh Emrys Evans
ContributionsUniversity of Southern California. School of Urban and Regional Planning
The Physical Object
Pagination34 leaves ;
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14987720M

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