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1 edition of Fourth United Nations Regional Cartographic Conference for the Americas found in the catalog.

Fourth United Nations Regional Cartographic Conference for the Americas

Fourth United Nations Regional Cartographic Conference for the Americas

New York, 23-27, January, 1989 (Report of the Conference, Vol.1)

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Published by United Nations Pubns .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cartography, geodesy & geographic information systems (GIS),
  • Cartography,
  • Congresses,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12893213M
    ISBN 109211004136
    ISBN 109789211004137

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