Finance institutions in the field of human settlements in developing countries.

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SeriesDirectory / United Nations Centre for Human Settlements (Habitat) ;, 6, Directory (United Nations Centre for Human Settlements) ;, 6.
ContributionsUnited Nations Centre for Human Settlements.
LC ClassificationsHD7391 .F56 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination240 p. ;
Number of Pages240
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Open LibraryOL3936709M
LC Control Number81980742

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