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From farm to factory to urban pastoralism

urban change in central Connecticut

by David R. Meyer

  • 103 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Ballinger Pub. Co. in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Connecticut.
    • Subjects:
    • Cities and towns -- Connecticut.,
    • Cities and towns -- Growth -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid R. Meyer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT123.5.C8 M49
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 57 p. :
      Number of Pages57
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4876614M
      ISBN 100884104419
      LC Control Number76003740

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