Education in area economic development

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University of Manitoba, Center for Settlement Studies , Winnipeg
Economic development -- Effect of educatio
Statementby Paul Molgat and J. A. MacMillan.
SeriesUniversity of Manitoba. Center for Settlement Studies. Series 2: research report no. 10
ContributionsMacMillan, James A., joint author.
LC ClassificationsLC65 .M64
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 105 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5095626M
LC Control Number74167382

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