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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Europe.

Subjects:

  • High-rise apartment buildings,
  • Architecture, Domestic -- Europe

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA7860 .J45
The Physical Object
Pagination245 p.
Number of Pages245
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5983221M
LC Control Number66012527
OCLC/WorldCa513714

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