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Contemporary World Architects

Henri Ciriani

by Henri Ciriani

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Published by Rockport Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ciriani, Henri,,
  • Individual Architect,
  • Architecture,
  • Individual Architects Of The 20th Century,
  • France,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Architecture, Modern,
  • Individual architects,
  • Individual artists,
  • 1936-,
  • 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLucas H. Guerra (Contributor), Oscar Riera Ojeda (Contributor), Francois Chaslin (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9619063M
    ISBN 101564962342
    ISBN 109781564962348

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