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Published by Studio Vista in London .
Written in English


  • Architecture, Modern -- 20th century.,
  • Architecture -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Architecture and society.

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Edition Notes

StatementBrent C. Brolin.
LC ClassificationsNA680 .B76 1976b
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4598322M
ISBN 100289707536
LC Control Number77361063

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