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Fundamentals of Greek and Roman architecture

Carmelo G. Malacrino

Fundamentals of Greek and Roman architecture

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Published by J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Building -- Greece -- History,
  • Architecture, Greek,
  • Building -- Rome,
  • Architecture, Roman

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCarmelo G. Malacrino.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH16 .M3513 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23862654M
    ISBN 109781606060162
    LC Control Number2009045050
    OCLC/WorldCa456174083


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