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Open land for urban America acquisition, safekeeping, and use. by Joseph James Shomon

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Published by Published in cooperation with the National Audubon Society, by Johns Hopkins Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Land use, Urban -- United States,
  • City planning -- United States,
  • Outdoor recreation -- United States

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 165-168.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD257 .S56
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 171 p.
Number of Pages171
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5704397M
ISBN 100801812178
LC Control Number70147367

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