Urban planning in the developing countries
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Urban planning in the developing countries by John D. Herbert

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Published by Praeger .
Written in English

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Published in cooperation with Planning and Development Collaborative International.

Statemented. by J. D. Herbert and A. P. Van Huyck.
SeriesPraeger special studies in international economics and development
ContributionsVan Huyck, Alfred P.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13696047M

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