2 edition of City sizes and quality of life found in the catalog.
City sizes and quality of life
by Institute of Urban & Regional Development, University of California in Berkeley
Written in English
|Series||Working paper - Institute of Urban & Regional Development, University of California, Berkeley -- no. 245|
|Contributions||Symposium on Urban Policy and Planning, 1975|
|LC Classifications||HT371 A73|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||15 leaves. --|
|Number of Pages||15|
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