by Institute for Community Development and Services, Michigan State University in East Lansing .
Written in English
|Other titles||Legal powers of Michigan local governments.|
|Contributions||Michigan State University. Institute for Community Development.|
|LC Classifications||KFM4630.Z9 V4 1969|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 37 p.|
|Number of Pages||37|
|LC Control Number||68066891|
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