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Migration and the spread and growth of urban settlement.

Richard L. Morrill

Migration and the spread and growth of urban settlement.

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Published by Dept. of Geography, Royal University of Lund, C.W.K. Gleerup in [Lund] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cities and towns -- Sweden,
  • Cities and towns -- Growth,
  • Urbanization,
  • Sociology, Urban

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    SeriesLund studies in geography. Ser. B: Human geography, no. 26
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 208 p. illus., maps. ;
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19377873M


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