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Recreation and the urban fringe

Recreation and the urban fringe

conference proceedings ; report of a conference held by the Countryside Recreation Research Advisory Group in Cheltenham, 24 & 25 Sept., 1975

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Published by Centre for Urban & Regional Studies, University of Birmingham in Birmingham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Recreation areas -- Great Britain -- Congresses,
  • Recreation areas -- Congresses,
  • Greenbelts -- Great Britain -- Congresses,
  • Greenbelts -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 86-92.

    Statementedited by A.S. Travis and A.J. Veal.
    ContributionsTravis, Anthony Stewart, Veal, Anthony James, Great Britain. Countryside Recreation Research Advisory Group
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV182 R34
    The Physical Object
    Pagination98 p. :
    Number of Pages98
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22127393M
    ISBN 100704402424
    OCLC/WorldCa5221751

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