Assistance to the needy in less-developed areas
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Published by United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs in New York .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesAssistance to the needy in less developed areas.
ContributionsUnited Nations. Department of Economic and Social Affairs.
The Physical Object
Pagination227 p. ;
Number of Pages227
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Open LibraryOL16220278M

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