Planning for large-scale construction projects a socio-economic guide for communities, industry, and government by Environmental Studies Revolving Funds (Canada)

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StatementKeith Storey and Mark Shrimpton ; scientific adviser, S. Sherk.
SeriesEnvironmental Studies Research Funds (Canada). Report -- 087
ContributionsStorey, Keith., Shrimpton, Mark.
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Paginationv, 78 p.
Number of Pages78
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Open LibraryOL21669621M
ISBN 100920783864

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