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Indicators of the quality of life in new communities by Robert B. Zehner

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Published by Ballinger Pub. Co. in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • New towns -- United States.,
  • Social indicators -- United States.,
  • Quality of life -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementRobert B. Zehner.
SeriesNew communities research series
LC ClassificationsHT167.2 .Z44
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxii, 243 p. :
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4537275M
ISBN 100884104613
LC Control Number77003353

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