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2 edition of Changing the face of Singapore found in the catalog.

Changing the face of Singapore

Changing the face of Singapore

through the URA sale of sites.

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Published by Urban Redevelopment Authority in Singapore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Singapore.
    • Subjects:
    • Urban renewal -- Singapore.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsUrban Redevelopment Authority (Singapore)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT178.S5 C47 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination199 p. :
      Number of Pages199
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL960516M
      ISBN 109971884151
      LC Control Number95948178
      OCLC/WorldCa34304704

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