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Man, space, and environment

Paul Ward English

Man, space, and environment

concepts in contemporary human geography.

by Paul Ward English

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human ecology,
  • Geography

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 622-623.

    StatementEdited by Paul Ward English [and] Robert C. Mayfield.
    ContributionsMayfield, Robert C., joint comp.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGF8 .E5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination623 p.
    Number of Pages623
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4770617M
    ISBN 100195014413
    LC Control Number78170258

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