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Readings — From the March 1985 issue

The geography of food

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The geography of military spending

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Geography 105 — From the December 1981 issue

Trade power

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The islands of the blessed

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Geography 105 — From the October 1981 issue

Government income

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Geography 105 — From the September 1981 issue

Women workers

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The state by population

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