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Prospects for climate-oriented planning in European cities

Prospects for climate-oriented planning in European cities

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Published by European Academy of the Urban Environment in Berlin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementEditorial board Jenny Johnson ... [et al.].
SeriesUrban environment in Europe
ContributionsJohnson, Jenny., European Academy of the Urban Environment.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19743902M

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