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Chandigarh

the making of an Indian city

by Ravi Kalia

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New Delhi, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Chandīgarh.,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • City planning -- India -- Chandīgarh.,
    • Architects -- India.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-203) and index.

      StatementRavi Kalia.
      SeriesOxford India paperbacks
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT169.I5 K35 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 215 p. :
      Number of Pages215
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL157273M
      ISBN 100195650301
      LC Control Number99932830

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