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Rebuilding cities

by Percy Edwin Alan Johnson-Marshall

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Published by Aldine Pub. Co. in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City planning -- 1945-

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Percy Johnson Marshall.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA9031 .J6 1966
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 374 p.
    Number of Pages374
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5918103M
    LC Control Number64021388
    OCLC/WorldCa313757

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