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Classic readings in architecture

by Jay M. Stein

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Published by China Waterpower Press in Beijing .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsSpreckelmeyer, Kent F., 1950-
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 509 pages :
Number of Pages509
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26329132M
ISBN 107508418808
ISBN 109787508418803
OCLC/WorldCa660248659

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