Rural Roads and Socio-Economic Development
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Rural Roads and Socio-Economic Development

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Published by Amar Prakashan .
Written in English


  • Civil service & public sector,
  • Rural communities,
  • Transport industries

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatBoard book
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9082734M
ISBN 108185061858
ISBN 109788185061856

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