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rural push for urbanization in Latin America the case of northeast Brazil. by Stefan Hyman Robock

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Published by Latin American Studies Center, Michigan State University] in [East Lansing, Mich .
Written in English


  • Urbanization -- Brazil

Book details:

LC ClassificationsHT129 B7 R6
The Physical Object
Pagination[15 leaves]
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18972689M

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