2 edition of Technical documentation for CREATE found in the catalog.
Technical documentation for CREATE
Gavin H Shaw
Bureau of the Census, Geography Division"s CREATE program creates GBF/DIME files or extends such files where they already exist
At head of title: Geographic base (DIME) file, CUE, correction-update-extension
|Other titles||Geographic base (DIME) file, CUE, correction-update-extension, GBF/DIME system, CUE, correction-update-extension|
|Statement||[prepared by Gavin Shaw]|
|Series||GEO-MT ; 906|
|Contributions||United States. Bureau of the Census|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||130 p. in various pagings :|
|Number of Pages||130|
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Additional Physical Format: Online version: United States. Bureau of the Census. Technical documentation for CREATE.
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