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Environmental design

National Association of Home Builders of the United States. National Housing Center. Library

Environmental design

a selected annotated bibliography.

by National Association of Home Builders of the United States. National Housing Center. Library

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Published by National Association of Home Builders in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Landscape architecture -- Bibliography,
  • City planning -- Bibliography.,
  • Architecture -- Bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesBibliography [series] -- 6
    ContributionsNational Association of Home Builders of the United States. National Housing Center. Council, National Association of Home Builders of the United States. Institute of Environmental Design
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ5942 N3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[79 leaves]
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18443981M


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