2 edition of Competition for rural and urban space in Latin America found in the catalog.
Competition for rural and urban space in Latin America
by Koninklijk Nederlands Aardrijkskundig Genootschap, Geografisch en Planologisch Instituut, Katholieke Universiteit Nijmegen in Amsterdam, Nijmegen
Written in English
|Statement||edited by J.M.G. Kleinpenning.|
|Series||Nederlandse geografische studies,, 25|
|Contributions||Kleinpenning, J. M. G., International Congress of Americanists (45th : 1985 : Bogotá, Colombia)|
|LC Classifications||HB3530.5.A3 C66 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||174 p. :|
|Number of Pages||174|
|LC Control Number||88100447|
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