2 edition of Twentieth-century architecture and its histories found in the catalog.
Twentieth-century architecture and its histories
2000 by Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain in [London] .
Written in English
|Statement||edited by Louise Campbell.|
|Contributions||Campbell, Louise, 1950-, Society of Architectural Historians of Great Britain.|
|LC Classifications||NA680 .T92 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||307 p. :|
|Number of Pages||307|
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