1 edition of Human settlement policy issues in the ESCAP region. found in the catalog.
Human settlement policy issues in the ESCAP region.
by United Nations Centre for Human Settlements (Habitat) in Nairobi, Kenya
Written in English
|Contributions||United Nations Centre for Human Settlements.|
|LC Classifications||HN652.5 .H86 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||43 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||43|
|LC Control Number||85980440|
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