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Shaping cities for winter

Norman Pressman

Shaping cities for winter

climatic comfort and sustainable design

by Norman Pressman

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Published by Winter Cities Association in Prince George, B.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture and climate.,
  • Sustainable architecture.,
  • City planning -- Climatic factors.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references: p. [110]-113.

    StatementNorman Pressman.
    ContributionsWinter Cities Association.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 116 p. :
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21406991M
    ISBN 100969876114

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