Industrial decline and regeneration proceedings of the Anglo-Canadian Symposium held in Edinburgh 1981 by the Institute of British Geographer"s Study Group on Industrial Activity and Area Development

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Published by University of Edinburgh, Dept. of Geography and Centre of Canadian Studies in Edinburgh .

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  • Industrial location -- Canada -- Congresses,
  • Industrial location -- Great Britain -- Congresses,
  • Regional economics -- Congresses,
  • Regional planning -- Canada -- Congresses,
  • Regional planning -- Great Britain -- Congresses

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Statementedited by Lyndhurst Collins ; cartography by Ray Harris.
ContributionsCollins, Lyndhurst., Institute of British Geographers. Study Group on Industrial Activity and Area Development
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LC ClassificationsHT391 I45 1982
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Paginationiv, 301 p. :
Number of Pages301
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Open LibraryOL19625636M
ISBN 100900475048

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