2 edition of Problems of scale and magnitude in architecture and the building industry found in the catalog.
Problems of scale and magnitude in architecture and the building industry
Conference on Problems of Scale and Magnitude in Architecture and the Buildng Industry (1965 Brighton)
by Architectural Association
Written in English
|Series||Architectural Association. Publications|
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|Number of Pages||37|
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