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URBAN STUDIES AND THEORY

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nai010 publishers

BOOK FORMAT
Paperback, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 240 pgs / 100 color.

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Pub Date
Out of stock indefinitely

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D.A.P. Exclusive
Catalog: SPRING 2010 p. 118   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9789056627256 FLAT40
List Price: $25.00 CDN $34.50

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