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The new shape of suburbia

The new shape of suburbia

trends in residential development

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Published by Urban Land Institute in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Planned communities -- United States,
  • Planned communities -- United States -- Case studies

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprimary authors, Adrienne Schmitz ... [et al.]
    GenreCase studies
    ContributionsSchmitz, Adrienne, Urban Land Institute
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT169.57.U6 N49 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 221 p. :
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17095364M
    ISBN 100874208971
    LC Control Number2003102380

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