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Perception and environment: foundations of urban design

Seminar on Urban Design (1962 University of North Carolina)

Perception and environment: foundations of urban design

proceedings.

by Seminar on Urban Design (1962 University of North Carolina)

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Published in [Chapel Hill, N.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City planning -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Robert E. Stipe.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsStipe, Robert E. ed., University of North Carolina (1793-1962). Institute of Government., American Institute of Planners. Southeast Chapter. North Carolina Section.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA9010 .S4 1962
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 111 p.
    Number of Pages111
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6010179M
    LC Control Number66064252
    OCLC/WorldCa171704

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