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Health and environment in America"s top-rated cities

Health and environment in America"s top-rated cities

a statistical profile, 1994-1995

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Published by Universal Reference Publications in Boca Raton, Fla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cities and towns -- United States -- Ratings.,
  • Urban health -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Medical care -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Urban ecology -- United States -- Statistics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRhoda Garoogian, managing editor ; Andrew Garoogian, associate editor ; Joy Fromm, research assistant.
    ContributionsGaroogian, Rhoda., Garoogian, Andrew.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxviii, 666 p. :
    Number of Pages666
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16765593M
    ISBN 101881229125

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