5 edition of Urban economic development found in the catalog.
|Statement||edited by Richard D. Bingham and John P. Blair.|
|Series||Urban affairs annual reviews ;, v. 27|
|Contributions||Bingham, Richard D., Blair, John P., 1947-, University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee. Urban Research Center.|
|LC Classifications||HT108 .U7 vol. 27, HN90.C6 .U7 vol. 27|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||287 p. :|
|Number of Pages||287|
|ISBN 10||0803919980, 0803919999|
|LC Control Number||84011456|
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