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An urban and rural renaissance

An urban and rural renaissance

planning for the communities of the future.

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Published by Shelter in London .
Written in English


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ContributionsShelter.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
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Open LibraryOL22591799M
ISBN 101870767705
OCLC/WorldCa51555506

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