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Designing healthy cities

prescriptions, principles, and practice

by Joseph Aicher

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Krieger Pub. Co. in Malabar, Fla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City planning -- Health aspects.,
  • Urban health.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJoseph Aicher ; foreword by Leonard Duhl.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA566.7 .A38 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 142 p. :
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL686508M
    ISBN 100894649272
    LC Control Number97033431

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