future of housing

by Charles Abrams

Publisher: Harper & brothers in New York and, London

Written in English
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Bibliography: p. 415-419.

Statement[by] Charles Abrams ...
LC ClassificationsHD7293 .A62
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 428 p.
Number of Pages428
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6500507M
LC Control Number46008659

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