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The carbon efficient city

A-P Hurd

The carbon efficient city

by A-P Hurd

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Published by University of Washington Press in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Carbon dioxide mitigation,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Sustainable urban development,
  • Urban ecology (Sociology),
  • City planning

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementA-P Hurd and Al Hurd ; foreword by Denis Hayes
    ContributionsHurd, Al
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT241 .H87 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25214672M
    ISBN 109780295991719
    LC Control Number2012003862

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