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Crisis in our cities. by Murray Bookchin

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Published by Prentice-Hall, 1968. in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English


  • Air -- Pollution,
  • Water -- Pollution,
  • City and town life

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 239 p. :
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19043970M

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