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Planning for urban quality

urban design in towns and cities

by Michael Parfect

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City planning,
  • Cities and towns,
  • Architectural design,
  • Quality of life

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [235]-237) and index.

    StatementMichael Parfect and Gordon Power ; with LDR International, Inc.
    ContributionsPower, Gordon, 1932-, LDR International.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT166 .P343 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 242 p. :
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1002323M
    ISBN 100415159679, 0415159687
    LC Control Number96041631

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