2 edition of Urban advantages found in the catalog.
|Statement||by Daniel Immergluck.|
|Contributions||Woodstock Institute (Chicago, Ill.)|
|LC Classifications||HF5429.5.C5 I46 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 24 p. :|
|Number of Pages||24|
|LC Control Number||96140828|
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