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Modern architecture in Germany.

Bruno E. Werner

Modern architecture in Germany.

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Published by F. Bruckmann in Munich .
Written in English

  • Germany.
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- Germany.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 79.

      LC ClassificationsNA1068 .W47
      The Physical Object
      Pagination79 p.
      Number of Pages79
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6149574M
      LC Control Number54000272

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