4 edition of Understanding cities & regions found in the catalog.
Understanding cities & regions
Frank J. B. Stilwell
Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-239) and index.
|Other titles||Understanding cities and regions.|
|LC Classifications||HT321 .S75 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||247 p. :|
|Number of Pages||247|
|LC Control Number||93228671|
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