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The city as a human environment

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • City planning,
  • Urbanization,
  • Urban ecology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [191]-196) and index.

    Statementedited by Duane G. LeVine and Arthur C. Upton.
    SeriesOnly one earth series
    ContributionsLeVine, Duane G., Upton, Arthur C., 1923-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT165.5 .C58 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 202 p. ;
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1077915M
    ISBN 100275946592
    LC Control Number94001146

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