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2 edition of urban information system for New York City. found in the catalog.

urban information system for New York City.

Elliot Willensky

urban information system for New York City.

by Elliot Willensky

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Published in [n.p .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York.
    • Subjects:
    • Historical markers -- New York (State) -- New York.,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 191-205.

      StatementPrepared for the Museum of the City of New York.
      ContributionsMuseum of the City of New York.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF128.37 .W55
      The Physical Object
      Pagination205 p.
      Number of Pages205
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5473304M
      LC Control Number73176526

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