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Urban futures for central Canada: perspectives on forecasting urban growth and form

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Urbanization -- Canada,
    • Cities and towns -- Growth -- Case studies

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Larry S. Bourne [and others.
      ContributionsBourne, Larry S., ed., University of Toronto. Centre for Urban and Community Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT127 .U68
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 367 p.
      Number of Pages367
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5442241M
      ISBN 100802021441, 0802062431
      LC Control Number73092297

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