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Rural economic disadvantage

Linda M. Ghelfi

Rural economic disadvantage

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rural development -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesIssues for the 1990"s, rural economy.
    StatementLinda M. Ghelfi.
    SeriesAgriculture information bulletin -- no. 664-13.
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[2] p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14703398M

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