Bombay and its in-migrants
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Bombay and its in-migrants by Sebastian, A.

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Published by International Institute for Population Sciences in Bombay, India .
Written in English



  • Bombay (India : State),
  • India,
  • Bombay (State)


  • Migration, Internal -- India -- Bombay (State),
  • Rural-urban migration -- India -- Bombay (State),
  • Bombay (India : State) -- Population.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby A. Sebastian.
SeriesIIPS research report series ;, 1993-94/no. 3
ContributionsInternational Institute for Population Sciences.
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 95/60372 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination74 p.
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL948086M
LC Control Number95905249

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