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Geographic perspectives on southern development

Geographic perspectives on southern development

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Published by West Georgia College in Carrollton, Ga .
Written in English


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Statement(John C. Upchurch, David C. Weaver, volume editors).
SeriesStudies in the social sciences -- vol.12
ContributionsUpchurch, John C., Weaver, David C.
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Open LibraryOL14391587M

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Geographic perspectives on southern development. Carrollton, West Georgia College, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title. Description: vi, 93 pages illustrations 23 cm.

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