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Centrality and cities

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Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul in London, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cities and towns.,
  • Central places.,
  • Space perception.,
  • Sociology, Urban.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames Bird.
    SeriesRoutledge direct editions
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT113 .B57 1977
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 203 p. :
    Number of Pages203
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4591041M
    ISBN 100710084455
    LC Control Number77353229

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