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conversion of prime and good farmland to developed uses in Southern Michigan.

Steven Carl Bennett

conversion of prime and good farmland to developed uses in Southern Michigan.

by Steven Carl Bennett

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Published by University Microfilms International in Ann Arbor .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (M.S.) - Michigan State University, 1986.

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Open LibraryOL13962452M

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Conversion of prime and good farmland to developed uses in Southern Michigan by Steven Carl Bennett Download PDF EPUB FB2

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