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Housing America in the Twenty-First Century

Proceedings of the Conference Sponsored by the Urban Planning and Development Division of the American

by Mehmet Inan

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Published by American Society of Civil Engineers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Housing,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Housing (Social Welfare Aspects),
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • United States,
  • General,
  • Congresses,
  • Planning

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8375732M
    ISBN 100872628981
    ISBN 109780872628984
    OCLC/WorldCa25873128

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