2 edition of Urban systems in transition found in the catalog.
Urban systems in transition
|Statement||edited by J.G. Borchert, L.S. Bourne, R. Sinclair.|
|Series||Nederlandse geografische studies =, Netherlands geographical studies,, 16, Nederlandse geografische studies ;, 16.|
|Contributions||Borchert, J. G., 1939-, Bourne, Larry S., Sinclair, Robert, 1930-, International Geographical Union. Commission on Urban Systems in Transition.|
|LC Classifications||HT107 .U735 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||247 p. :|
|Number of Pages||247|
|LC Control Number||87160259|
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