Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by Robert D. Mitchell and Edward K. Muller.|
|Series||Occasional papers in geography ; no. 4|
|Contributions||Mitchell, Robert D., 1940-, Muller, Edward K.|
|LC Classifications||F181.5 .G46|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 187 p. :|
|Number of Pages||187|
|LC Control Number||80621364|
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