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Urbanization and urban growth in the Caribbean

an essay on social change in dependent societies

by Malcolm Cross

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [Eng.], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Caribbean Area.
    • Subjects:
    • Urbanization -- Caribbean Area

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMalcolm Cross.
      SeriesUrbanization in developing countries
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN192.5 .C76
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 174 p. :
      Number of Pages174
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4748234M
      ISBN 100521224268, 0521294916
      LC Control Number78067307

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