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Published by Centre for Urban and Community Studies, University of Toronto in [Toronto] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Housing -- Ontario -- Toronto -- Mathematical models.,
  • Real property -- Prices -- Ontario -- Toronto -- Mathematical models.,
  • Subways -- Ontario -- Toronto -- Mathematical models.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementPhilip S. Morrison.
SeriesResearch paper - Centre for Urban and Community Studies, University of Toronto -- no.99
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD7305.T68 M67, HD7305T68 M673
The Physical Object
Pagination35, [2] p. :
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19989839M

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