Protecting solar access for residential development a guidebook for planning officials by Martin S. Jaffe

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StatementThe American Planning Association; Martin Jaffe, Duncan Erley ; illustrations by Dava Lurie.
SeriesHUD-PDR ; 445
ContributionsErley, Duncan., Lurie, Dava., United States. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development. Office of Policy Development and Research., United States. Dept. of Energy.
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Pagination154 p. :
Number of Pages154
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