2 edition of Urban policies for an environmentally sustainable world found in the catalog.
Urban policies for an environmentally sustainable world
OECD-Sweden Seminar on the Ecological City (1994 Stockholm, Sweden)
1995 by Swedish Council for Planning and Coordination of Research in Stockholm .
Written in English
|Statement||editor, Mats Rolén|
|Series||Report -- 95:7, Rapport (Sweden. Forskningsrådsnämnden) -- 95:7|
|LC Classifications||HT166 .O33 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||248 p. :|
|Number of Pages||248|
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