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Visual blight in America

Peirce F. Lewis

Visual blight in America

by Peirce F. Lewis

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Published by [Association of American Geographers, Commission on College Geography in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban beautification.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[by] Peirce F. Lewis, David Lowenthal [and] Yi-Fu Tuan. With commentaries by Donald W. Meinig [and] John B. Jackson.
    ContributionsLowenthal, David., Tuan, Yi-fu, 1930-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA9052 .L48
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5439579M
    LC Control Number73088850

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