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Open land in urban Illinois roles of the citizen advocate by Rutherford H. Platt

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Published by Northern Illinois University Press in Dekalb, Ill .
Written in English



  • Illinois.


  • City planning -- Illinois.,
  • Greenbelts -- Illinois.

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Bibliography: p. 112-113.

Statementby Rutherford H. Platt. Foreword by Paul H. Douglas.
LC ClassificationsHT167.5.I3 P56
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 132 p.
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4768887M
ISBN 10087580506X
LC Control Number78146641

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