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Chicago since 1840

a time-series data handbook

by Wesley G. Skogan

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Published by Institute of Government and Public Affairs, University of Illinois in Urbana .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chicago (Ill.) -- Social conditions -- Statistics.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Wesley G. Skogan.
    ContributionsUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Institute of Government and Public Affairs.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 109 p. :
    Number of Pages109
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23286081M
    OCLC/WorldCa2413175

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