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Toward the Livable City

by Emilie Buchwald

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Published by Milkweed Editions in Minneapolis, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public Policy - City Planning & Urban Dev.,
  • Urban Architecture,
  • Nature,
  • Architecture - Human Factors,
  • Planning,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Sociology,
  • Social Science / Sociology / Urban,
  • Architecture and society,
  • Political Science,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Architecture,
  • City planning,
  • Human factors

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesThe World As Home series
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8730876M
    ISBN 101571312714
    ISBN 109781571312716

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