plight of the urban poor in Malaŵi

results from a baseline survey by Gillian Roe

Publisher: Centre for Social Research, University of Malaŵi in [Zomba, Malawi]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 159 Downloads: 517
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  • Urban poor -- Malawi.

Edition Notes

StatementGillian Roe.
LC ClassificationsHV4163.3.A5 R64 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 159 p. :
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1392199M
LC Control Number92981841

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