Wisconsin"s Upper Great Lakes region
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Wisconsin"s Upper Great Lakes region selected social and economic characteristics, 1940-1968 by Durant, Thomas J.

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Published by Dept. of Rural Sociology, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, University of Wisconsin in Madison .
Written in English



  • Wisconsin


  • Wisconsin -- Social conditions.,
  • Wisconsin -- Economic conditions.,
  • Wisconsin -- Population.

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Edition Notes

StatementThomas J. Durant, Douglas G. Marshall.
SeriesPopulation series -- Wisconsin"s population ; no. 18
ContributionsMarshall, Douglas G., joint author.
LC ClassificationsHB3525.W6 W5 no. 18, HN79.W6 W5 no. 18
The Physical Object
Pagination58 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages58
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4607065M
LC Control Number77370405

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