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Nations and cities

Lloyd Rodwin

Nations and cities

a comparison of strategies for urban growth.

by Lloyd Rodwin

  • 17 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Houghton-Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cities and towns -- Growth,
  • City planning,
  • Regional planning

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT371 .R6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 395 p.
    Number of Pages395
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5696031M
    LC Control Number70092001

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