2 edition of Toward a platform for rural America found in the catalog.
Toward a platform for rural America
National Conference on Rural America Washington, D.C. 1975.
Sponsored by the Rural Housing Alliance and Rural America, inc.
|Contributions||Rural Housing Alliance., Rural America, inc.|
|LC Classifications||HN65 .N33 1975|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||64 p. :|
|Number of Pages||64|
|LC Control Number||76351364|
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