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Public administration of park and recreational services

George Hjelte

Public administration of park and recreational services

by George Hjelte

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Recreation areas.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statement George Hjelte & Jay S. Shivers.
    ContributionsShivers, Jay Sanford, 1930-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV182 .H56
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 357 p. :
    Number of Pages357
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5878550M
    LC Control Number63008968
    OCLC/WorldCa1370724

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