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Urban planning in the developing countries

John D. Herbert

Urban planning in the developing countries

by John D. Herbert

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Published by Praeger .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Published in cooperation with Planning and Development Collaborative International.

Statemented. by J. D. Herbert and A. P. Van Huyck.
SeriesPraeger special studies in international economics and development
ContributionsVan Huyck, Alfred P.
The Physical Object
Pagination122p.
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13696047M

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