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Urban open space planning.

Paul F. Wilkinson

Urban open space planning.

by Paul F. Wilkinson

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Published by York University, Faculty of Environmental Studies in [Downsview, Ont.] .
Written in English

  • Open spaces.,
  • City Planning.

  • Edition Notes


    SeriesWorking papers / York University, Faculty of Environmental Studies
    ContributionsYork University (Toronto). Faculty of Environmental Studies.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination246p. ;
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21381559M
    ISBN 100919762212

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