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Plan for New York City: Manhattan

The New York CityPlanning Commission

Plan for New York City: Manhattan

Volume 4

by The New York CityPlanning Commission

  • 142 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City & town planning - architectural aspects,
  • Planning,
  • Architecture / Planning,
  • Architecture

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10238411M
    ISBN 100262640074
    ISBN 109780262640077


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