Environmental impact statement

a reference manual for the architect/planner by Kaiman Lee

Publisher: Environmental Design & Research Center in Boston

Written in English
Published: Pages: 141 Downloads: 295
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Edition Notes

Bibliography : leaves 71-78.

StatementKaiman Lee & Lauren L. Koumjian.
ContributionsKoumjian, Lauren L., joint author.
LC ClassificationsTD194.5 .L43 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination141 leaves ;
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4756546M
LC Control Number78102740

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