Report on the Urban Renewal Symposium

by United Nations. Economic Commission for Europe. in Geneva

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Statementorganized by the Housing Committee of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe and held in Geneva in June 1961, prepared by the Secretariat.
LC ClassificationsJX1977 .A2 ST/ECE/Hou/4
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
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Open LibraryOL5846871M
LC Control Number62005638

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