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Governing urban America

by Charles R. Adrian

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Municipal government -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] Charles R. Adrian [and] Charles Press.
      ContributionsPress, Charles, 1922- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJS331 .A4 1972
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 577 p.
      Number of Pages577
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5692996M
      ISBN 100070004455
      LC Control Number70037086

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