Modern architecture in colour
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Modern architecture in colour by Hofmann, Werner

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Published by Thames and Hudson in London .
Written in English

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Statement[by] Werner Hofmann and Udo Kultermann, translated from the German by Peter Usborne.
ContributionsKulterman, Udo.
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Open LibraryOL19456823M

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