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Canadian single industry communities a literature review and annotated bibliography by Robson, Robert.

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Published by Rural and Small Town Research and Studies Programme, Dept. of Geography, Mount Allison University in Sackville, N.B .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Industries -- Canada.,
  • New towns -- Canada -- Bibliography.,
  • Company towns -- Canada -- Bibliography.,
  • Resource-based communities -- Canada -- Bibliography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Robert Robson.
GenreBibliography.
ContributionsMount Allison University. Rural and Small Town Research and Studies Programme.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC"115"R628
The Physical Object
Paginationi, 148 p.
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20990008M
ISBN 100888280556
LC Control Number93009315

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