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Economic, planning, and political processes altering urban open space

Myers, Marilyn.

Economic, planning, and political processes altering urban open space

selected references with a case study

by Myers, Marilyn.

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Published by CPL Bibliographies in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Open spaces -- United States.,
    • City planning -- United States.,
    • Land use, Urban -- United States.,
    • Land use, Urban -- United States -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Marilyn Myers.
      SeriesCPL bibliography ;, no. 56
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT167 .M89
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 72 p. ;
      Number of Pages72
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4264086M
      ISBN 10086602056X
      LC Control Number81009956

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