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20th-century architecture. [VII]. Finland

20th-century architecture. [VII]. Finland

[on the occasion of the exhibition 20th-Century Architecture, Finland, the German Architecture Museum, Frankfurt am Main, 20 December 1999-27 February 2000]

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Published by Prestel in Munich .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Marja-Riita Norr ...
SeriesArchitektur im 20. Jahrhundert = 20th-Century architecture -- 7
The Physical Object
Pagination327 p. :
Number of Pages327
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18286629M
ISBN 10379132294X

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