2 edition of Land use social values and environmental policy found in the catalog.
Land use social values and environmental policy
Peter Walter Amato
1973 by Wisconsin State Planning Office, Dept. of Administration] in [Madison .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||[by] Peter W. Amato.|
|LC Classifications||HD211.W6 A8|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iv, 212, A22, B16, C16 p.|
|Number of Pages||212|
|LC Control Number||74620888|
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