5 edition of The urban economies, 1985 found in the catalog.
|Statement||[by] Curtis C. Harris, Jr.|
|LC Classifications||HC110.D5 H37|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 230 p.|
|Number of Pages||230|
|ISBN 10||0669869341, 0669908940|
|LC Control Number||73006593|
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