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Power in buildings

an artist"s view of contemporary architecture

by Hugh Ferriss

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Published by Hennessey & Ingalls in Santa Monica, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- United States -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published: New York : Columbia University Press, 1953.

      Statementdrawings and text by Hugh Ferriss.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA712 .F47 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination102 p. :
      Number of Pages102
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL347330M
      ISBN 100940512114
      LC Control Number98006442

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