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The City in Mind

Notes on the Urban Condition

by James Howard Kunstler

  • 369 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Free Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban communities,
  • Sociology - Urban,
  • Urban Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Sociology, Urban,
  • Civilization,
  • History / Civilization,
  • Case studies,
  • Cities and towns,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7721901M
    ISBN 100684845911
    ISBN 109780684845913

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