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New practice in urban design

New practice in urban design

from the symposium organised in collaboration with The Prince of Wales"s Institute of Architecture

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Published by Academy Editions in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementeditor Maggie Toy.
SeriesArchitectural Design -- vol.63 no.9/10, September-October 1993
ContributionsToy, Maggie.
The Physical Object
Pagination93p. ;
Number of Pages93
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17504676M

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