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The atlas of American architecture

Martinson, Tom

The atlas of American architecture

2000 years of architecture, city planning, landscape architecture and civil engineering

by Martinson, Tom

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Published by Rizzoli, Distributed to the U.S. trade by Random House in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 508-513) and indexes.

StatementTom Martinson ; foreword by Richard Meier
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA705 .M35 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination543 p. ;
Number of Pages543
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24451723M
ISBN 100847832570
ISBN 109780847832576
LC Control Number2009924743
OCLC/WorldCa429601330

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