Decentralization and regional development in Western Australia
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Decentralization and regional development in Western Australia report of a conference held in the Dept. of Geography at the University of Western Australia on Sunday, 17th July, 1966.

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Published by University of Western Australia Press in Nedlands, Perth .
Written in English



  • Australia,
  • Western Australia.


  • Regional planning -- Australia -- Western Australia,
  • Decentralization in government -- Australia -- Western Australia

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Edition Notes

At head of title: Australian and New Zealand Association for the Advancement of Science. Western Australian Division.

ContributionsUniversity of Western Australia. Dept. of Geography., ANZAAS. Western Australian Division.
LC ClassificationsHT395.A92W44
The Physical Object
Pagination56 p.
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5154540M
LC Control Number74363561

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