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Better housing for the future a report to the Panel on Civilian Technology, Office of Science and Technology, Executive Office of the President by United States. Panel on Civilian Technology. Sub-Panel on Housing.

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Published by Executive Office of the President, Office of Science and Technology; [for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] in [Washington] .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Housing -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Statementfrom its Sub-Panel on Housing.
LC ClassificationsHD7293 .A5 1963f
The Physical Object
Pagination15 p.
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5931744M
LC Control Number64060764

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