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Housing design

Wood, Elizabeth

Housing design

a social theory.

by Wood, Elizabeth

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Published by Citizen"s Housing and Planning Council of New York in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Housing.,
  • Architecture, Domestic -- Designs and plans

  • Edition Notes

    GenreDesigns and plans
    ContributionsCitizens Housing and Planning Council (New York, N.Y.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD7287.5 W64 1961A
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19810148M

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