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Published in [Ithaca, N.Y.] .
Written in English


  • Cities and towns.,
  • Urbanization -- Ghana,
  • Ghana -- Economic policy

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Edition Notes

SeriesCornell dissertations in planning
LC ClassificationsHT111 E77
The Physical Object
Pagination[256 leaves]
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20220405M

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