by Land Tenure Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison in Madison, Wis. (1300 University Ave., Madison 53706) .
Written in English
|Statement||by Randy Stringer.|
|Series||LTC research paper,, 82, Research paper (University of Wisconsin--Madison. Land Tenure Center) ;, no. 82.|
|LC Classifications||HD107 .W52 no. 82, HD1491.D652S26 .W52 no. 82|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||33 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||33|
|LC Control Number||87623773|
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