Report of the panel on urbanization

by WHO Commission on Health and Environment. Panel on Urbanization.

Publisher: World Health Organization in Geneva

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StatementWHO Commission on Health and Environment.
LC ClassificationsHT"361"W67"1992
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 160 p.
Number of Pages160
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Open LibraryOL20672772M

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