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Becoming a geographer

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Published by Syracuse University Press in Syracuse, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Gould, Peter, 1932-,
    • Geography -- Social aspects.,
    • Geography -- Philosophy.,
    • Geographers -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 319-345) and index.

      StatementPeter Gould.
      SeriesSpace, place, and society
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsG69.G68 A3 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 350 p. :
      Number of Pages350
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL385971M
      ISBN 100815605668
      LC Control Number98048672

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