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Community economic development in rural Canada: handbook for practitioners

Community economic development in rural Canada: handbook for practitioners

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Published by Employment and Immigration in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rural development - Canada,
  • Rural development - Canada

  • Edition Notes

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    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD 3138 A4C65 1981
    The Physical Object
    Pagination88 p.
    Number of Pages88
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22042125M

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