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Housing the twentieth century nation

Housing the twentieth century nation

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Published by Twentieth Century Society in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture, Domestic -- Great Britain,
  • Architecture -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century,
  • Public housing -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century,
  • City planning -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century,
  • Architecture and society -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-176).

    Statementedited by Elain Harwood and Alan Powers.
    SeriesTwentieth century architecture -- 9, Twentieth century architecture (Twentieth Century Society (London, England)) -- 9.
    ContributionsHarwood, Elain., Powers, Alan, 1955-, Twentieth Century Society (London, England)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA7328 .H78 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23699546M
    ISBN 100955668700
    ISBN 109780955668708
    LC Control Number2009368322

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