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The future of Alaska

George William Rogers

The future of Alaska

economic consequences of statehood.

by George William Rogers

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Published for Resources for the Future by the Johns Hopkins Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alaska
    • Subjects:
    • Alaska -- Economic conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliography.

      StatementA study sponsored by the Arctic Institute of North America and Resources for the Future, inc.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC107.A45 R64 1962
      The Physical Object
      Pagination311 p.
      Number of Pages311
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5858114M
      LC Control Number62020557

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