Small City and Regional Community, 1986
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Small City and Regional Community, 1986 Proceedings of the 7th Conference on the Small City and Regional Community by Kathleen Harris Regnier

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Published by University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Foundat .
Written in English


  • Public Policy - City Planning & Urban Dev.,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • City Planning & Urban Development,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics/International Relations

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Edition Notes

ContributionsRobert P. Wolensky (Editor), Edward J. Miller (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages66
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8385919M
ISBN 100932310087
ISBN 109780932310088

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