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Title:
MARC Code List for Countries
Publication Date:
2003
Format:
Free download
Description:
Discontinued print product. Available free at the Library on Congress MARC we site.

Contains places and their associated two-or three-character lower case alphabetic codes used in MARC records. Included are individual codes for presently existing national entities, states of the United States, provinces, and territories of Canada, divisions of the United Kingdom, and internationally recognized dependencies. References from variant forms are also included.
Included in Cataloger's Desktop

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