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Urban policy issues

Regional Seminar on Major National Urban Policy Issues (1987 Manila, Philippines)

Urban policy issues

Regional Seminar on Major National Urban Policy Issues, Manila, 3-7 February 1987.

by Regional Seminar on Major National Urban Policy Issues (1987 Manila, Philippines)

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Published by Asian Development Bank in Manila, Philippines .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Urban policy -- Asia -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      ContributionsAsian Development Bank.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT147.A2 R44 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 826 p. :
      Number of Pages826
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1070450M
      LC Control Number93946592

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