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Big cities and migration evidence from Egypt by Barry McCormick

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Published by Economic Research Forum for the Arab Countries, Iran & Turkey in Cairo .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Microfiche. New Delhi : Library of Congress Office ; Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Photoduplication Service, 2011. 1 microfiche. Master microform held by: DLC.

StatementBarry McCormick & Jackline Wahba
SeriesWorking paper series -- 9906
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2011/52085 (H)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination26 p.
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24919630M
LC Control Number2011334759

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