4 edition of Issues in urban society found in the catalog.
Issues in urban society
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by Ross Davies and Peter Hall.|
|Series||Penguin education, Geography and environmental studies|
|Contributions||Davies, R. L., Hall, Peter Geoffrey.|
|LC Classifications||HT169.G7 I77|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||299,  p. :|
|Number of Pages||299|
|LC Control Number||79315015|
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