Modern architecture and the critical present
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Published by Architectural Design Magazine .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Other titles"Architectural Design".
Statementguest-edited by Kenneth Frampton ; Architectural Design, vol. 52, no. 7-8, 1982.
SeriesAD profile -- 42
ContributionsFrampton, Kenneth.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20076123M

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