5 edition of **Entropy models in spatial analysis** found in the catalog.

Entropy models in spatial analysis

Russell Lee

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- 30 Currently reading

Published
**1974** by University of Toronto, Dept. of Geography in [Toronto] .

Written in English

- Cities and towns -- Mathematical models.,
- Regional planning -- Mathematical models.,
- Geography -- Mathematics.,
- Spatial analysis (Statistics)

**Edition Notes**

Bibliography: p. 54-64.

Statement | Russell Lee. |

Series | Discussion paper - University of Toronto, Department of Geography ; no. 15, Discussion paper (University of Toronto. Dept. of Geography) ;, no. 15. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | HT153 .L33 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | v, 64 p. ; |

Number of Pages | 64 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL5243735M |

LC Control Number | 75315431 |

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