2 edition of Regional studies at U.S. universities found in the catalog.
Regional studies at U.S. universities
Resources for the Future
1957 in Washington .
Written in English
|Statement||organized by Harvey S. Perloff.|
|Contributions||Perloff, Harvey S.|
|LC Classifications||HT392 R4|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 118 p.|
|Number of Pages||118|
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