Europe"s population in the 1970s and 1980s
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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English


  • Europe -- Population -- History -- 20th century.

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Edition Notes

StatementRay Hall and Philip Ogden.
SeriesUpdate, Update (Cambridge, England)
ContributionsOgden, Philip E. 1949-
LC ClassificationsHB3581
The Physical Object
Pagination74 p. :
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21161151M
ISBN 100521315859

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