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London"s spatial economy

Peter Hall

London"s spatial economy

the dynamics of change

by Peter Hall

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Published by Royal Town Planning Institute, London Branch in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPeter Hall, Michael Edwards and Drummond Robson for London Development Partnership.
ContributionsEdwards, Michael, 1942-, Robson, Drummond., Royal Town Planning Institute. London Branch., London Development Partnership.
The Physical Object
Pagination35p. :
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18396999M

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