Urban development

the process and the problems by Wallace Francis Smith

Publisher: University of California Press in Berkeley

Written in English
Published: Pages: 381 Downloads: 939
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

StatementWallace F. Smith.
LC ClassificationsHT321 .S58
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 381 p. :
Number of Pages381
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5070702M
ISBN 100520027809
LC Control Number74079772

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