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Managing regional urban growth.

Managing regional urban growth.

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Published by Canadian Urban Institute in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cities and towns -- Growth -- Bibliography.,
  • City planning -- Bibliography.,
  • Regional planning -- Bibliography.,
  • Urban policy -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesUrban focus series -- 90-1
    ContributionsCanadian Urban Institute.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ5942 .M36 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. 1.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18575902M
    ISBN 101895446007, 1895446023

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