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architecture of self-help communities

Michael Y. Seelig

architecture of self-help communities

the first International competition for the urban environment of developing countries

by Michael Y. Seelig

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Published by Architectural Record Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Housing -- Developing countries.,
    • Squatters -- Developing countries.,
    • Architects and community -- Developing countries.,
    • Architecture -- Competitions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Michael Y. Seelig.
      ContributionsInternational Architectural Foundation.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA7540 .S43
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 205 p. :
      Number of Pages205
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4547118M
      ISBN 100070999015
      LC Control Number77015116

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