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City planning theory

Theodore Stuart Cook

City planning theory

the destiny of our cities.

by Theodore Stuart Cook

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Published by Philosophical Library in New York .
Written in English

  • City planning.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 89-92.

    LC ClassificationsHT166 .C626
    The Physical Object
    Pagination92 p.
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5683914M
    LC Control Number69015530

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