Survival of rural America
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Survival of rural America small victories and bitter harvests by Richard E. Wood

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Published by University Press of Kansas in Lawrence, Kan .
Written in English


  • Sustainable development -- Kansas.,
  • Kansas -- Rural conditions.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-214) and index.

StatementRichard E. Wood.
LC ClassificationsHN79.K23 W66 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 223 p. :
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21174254M
ISBN 100700615776
ISBN 109780700615773
LC Control Number2007045599

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