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Contemporary architecture of the world, 1961

Contemporary architecture of the world, 1961

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Published by Shokokusha Pub. Co. in Tokyo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture, Modern

  • Edition Notes

    English and Japanese.

    StatementEdited by the Editorial Committee.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination622 p. :
    Number of Pages622
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22928737M
    OCLC/WorldCa3666712

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