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Visions and actions for medium-sized cities

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Published by European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions, Office for Official Publications of the European Communities in Shankill, Co. Dublin, Ireland, Luxembourg .
Written in English

    Places:
  • European Union countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Cities and towns -- European Union countries.,
    • Urban policy -- European Union countries.,
    • City planning -- European Union countries.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsEuropean Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT131 .V57 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 299 p. :
      Number of Pages299
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL924002M
      ISBN 109282692930
      LC Control Number95222566
      OCLC/WorldCa32234635

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