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Encyclopedia of world cities

by Immanuel Ness

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Published by M.E. Sharpe in Armonk, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cities and towns -- Encyclopedias.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementImmanuel Ness.
    GenreEncyclopedias.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT108.5 .N47 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL369204M
    ISBN 100765680173
    LC Control Number98029844

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