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Ecosystems Lectures


1 hour 16 minutes


Christopher Salter, an American geographer, taught at University of California, Los Angeles. This lecture was given as the final part of a four-part series on "Ecosystems", sponsored by Sigma Xi-Earth Resources Ltd. It is preceded by Harrison Scott Brown's lectures on "Energy Resources" and "Food and Population" and Salter's "The Urban Enigma." This lecture deals with city formation, urban migration, development, and planning in developing nations.

Transferred and preserved by Portland State University Library’s Special Collections with the generous support of the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Oregon State Library.


Ecosystems, City planning -- Developing countries, Geography

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Reel to reel, 3.75 ips, 4 track, mono


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Transcript added August 20, 2020.

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