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Dispersing population what America can learn from Europe by James L. Sundquist

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Published by Brookings Institution in Washington .
Written in English



  • Europe,
  • United States,
  • United States.,
  • Europe.


  • Migration, Internal -- United States,
  • Migration, Internal -- Europe,
  • Europe -- Population policy,
  • United States -- Population policy

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJames L. Sundquist.
LC ClassificationsHB1951 .S85
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 290 p. :
Number of Pages290
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5186718M
ISBN 100815782144, 0815782136
LC Control Number75005942

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