Redefining place in the urban context
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Redefining place in the urban context a redevelopment study of the LTV South Side Works, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania by Douglas M Lieb

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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • City planning -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh,
  • Urban renewal -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh

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Edition Notes

Statementby Douglas M. Lieb
ContributionsMiami University (Oxford, Ohio). Architecture Dept
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 83 leaves :
Number of Pages83
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15007004M

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