Iranian cities

formation and development by Masoud Kheirabadi

Publisher: Syracuse University Press in Syracuse, NY

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  • Cities and towns -- Iran.,
  • Islamic cities and towns -- Iran.,
  • Spatial behavior -- Iran.,
  • Sociology, Urban -- Iran.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [117]-128) and index.

StatementMasoud Kheirabadi.
SeriesContemporary issues in the Middle East
LC ClassificationsHT147.I6 K48 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 132 p. :
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6785350M
ISBN 100815628609
LC Control Number00038778

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