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The Architecture of embassies

The Architecture of embassies

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Published by Vance Bibliographies in Monticello, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Embassy buildings -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCoppa & Avery Consultants.
    SeriesArchitecture series--bibliography,, A 1385
    ContributionsCoppa & Avery Consultants.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ5943.E45 A7 1985, NA4440 A7 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination9 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2618784M
    ISBN 100890283958
    LC Control Number85184881

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