Southern United States land use legislation a legal inventory by Sandra S. Batie

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StatementSandra S. Batie, Burl F. Long, David S. DeJong.
SeriesResearch Division bulletin ; 104, Research Division bulletin (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Research Division) ;, 104.
ContributionsLong, Burl F., joint author., DeJong, David S., joint author.
LC ClassificationsAS36 .V512 no. 104, KF5698 .V512 no. 104
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 64 p. ;
Number of Pages64
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Open LibraryOL4858286M
LC Control Number75623719

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