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War and Architecture (Pamphlet Architecture)

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Published by Princeton Architectural Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Urban renewal,
  • Architecture (Specific Aspects),
  • History - General,
  • Planning,
  • Architecture / General,
  • Architecture / Planning,
  • War,
  • Architecture and society,
  • Conservation and restoration

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8691152M
    ISBN 101568980116
    ISBN 109781568980119


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