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Population an introduction to concepts and issues by John Robert Weeks

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Published by Wadsworth Pub. Co. in Belmont, Calif .
Written in English


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StatementJohn R. Weeks.
LC ClassificationsHB871 .W43
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 366 p. :
Number of Pages366
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4545556M
ISBN 100534005497
LC Control Number77013318

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