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International dictionary of architects and architecture

International dictionary of architects and architecture

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Published by St. James Press in Detroit .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architects -- Biography -- Dictionaries,
  • Architecture -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementeditor, Randall Van Vynckt ; European consultant, Doreen Yarwood ; photo and graphic researcher, Suhail Butt.
    ContributionsYarwood, Doreen., Butt, Suhail.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA40 .I48 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. (xx, 1115 ; xx, 1046 p.) :
    Number of Pages1115
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1405226M
    ISBN 101558620893, 1558620877, 1558620885
    LC Control Number93013431

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