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Equity & urban environment in the Third World

William Siew Wai Lim

Equity & urban environment in the Third World

with special reference to ASEAN countries & Singapore (a collection of articles and speeches)

by William Siew Wai Lim

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Published by DP Consultant Service in Singapore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City planning -- Developing countries.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Other titlesEquity and urban environment in the Third World.
    StatementWilliam Lim Siew Wai ; edited by Zhuang Weisong ; foreword by Tommy T. B. Koh.
    ContributionsWeisong, Zhuang
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT169.5 .L55 1975
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 197 p. ;
    Number of Pages197
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14723998M

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