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Review: The Smart Growth ManualUser Review - Whitney Stohr - Goodreads
Highly recommended pocket manual outlining the objectives of smart growth and urban development. Very useful for students and practitioners, as well as individuals seeking a short and sweet introduction to the world of local and regional planning. Read full review
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Review: The Smart Growth ManualUser Review - Goodreads
In speaking to the physical experience of reading this book... I must say I appreciate the physical size of the book, its organization, its rounded edges, and especially its page length. In terms of ...
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