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Urban design in action (cassette and slide pack)

Richard Mac Cormac

Urban design in action (cassette and slide pack)

by Richard Mac Cormac

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City planning.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard MacCormac.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 cassette slides
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15364559M
    ISBN 101850351589

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