Urban growth and social change in eastern U.P.

by V. K. Pant

Publisher: Nirdoshita Prakashan in Gorakhpur

Written in English
Published: Pages: 229 Downloads: 464
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Places:

  • Uttar Pradesh (India),
  • India,
  • Uttar Pradesh,
  • Uttar Pradesh.

Subjects:

  • Cities and towns -- India -- Uttar Pradesh -- Growth.,
  • Urbanization -- India -- Uttar Pradesh.,
  • Uttar Pradesh (India) -- Social conditions.

Edition Notes

StatementV.K. Pant.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHT147.I5 P3 1979
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 229 p. ;
Number of Pages229
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3928381M
LC Control Number81902302

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