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Public space

design, use, and management

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Published by Singapore University Press, National University of Singapore in Singapore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Singapore.
    • Subjects:
    • City planning -- Singapore,
    • Public spaces -- Singapore,
    • Urban ecology -- Singapore

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Chua Beng-Huat, Norman Edwards.
      ContributionsChua, Beng Huat., Edwards, Norman, 1930-, National University of Singapore. Centre for Advanced Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT169.S55 P83 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 199 p. :
      Number of Pages199
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1386941M
      ISBN 109971691647
      LC Control Number92947025

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