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Reform, planning, and city politics

Montreal, Winnipeg, Toronto

by Harold Kaplan

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Municipal government -- Canada -- Case studies,
    • Metropolitan government -- Canada -- Case studies,
    • City planning -- Canada -- Case studies

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHarold Kaplan.
      LC ClassificationsJS1708 .K36 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 775 p. ;
      Number of Pages775
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3095106M
      ISBN 100802055435
      LC Control Number82198958

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