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Man's Struggle for Shelter in an Urbanizing World

Man's Struggle for Shelter in an Urbanizing World

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Man's Struggle for Shelter in an Urbanizing World

by Abrams, Charles

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0262010100
ISBN 13
9780262010108
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Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1970. Signed in green ink by author on title pages 8vo size trade paperback; 160 pages From back: "Peopled by such dubitable heroes as Pocus Snarple, Spoffie Pendelton, and the Flying Farquhars of Eastham, these yarns are about mermaids on the other fishwives, fisherman catching woodchucks from rowboats, fogs strong enough to alter the architecture, rabbits surfboarding on lily pads, razor clam showers, migratory turnips, corpses hauled out annually for family photographs, and other topics even less likely." Wear to covers with edgewear and curling; creased bottom corner of last page, pages tips at the beginning and end of book are curled. Thanks for shopping with us. 100% of your purchase benefits charity and supports literacy and life-long learning.. Trade Paperback. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Charity Bookstall US (US)
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Title
Man's Struggle for Shelter in an Urbanizing World
Author
Abrams, Charles
Format/Binding
Paperback
Book Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket
ISBN 10
0262010100
ISBN 13
9780262010108
Publisher
MIT Press
Place of Publication
Cambridge, MA
Date Published
1970
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9&f
Keywords
shelter; housing; urbanization; cities; industrialization; Population explosion; homeless; housing; World Affairs
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Non-Fiction;

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