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James Marston Fitch

Selected Writings on Architecture, Preservation, and the Built Environment

by James Marston Fitch

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Published by W. W. Norton .
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ContributionsJane Jacobs (Foreword), Martica Sawin (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7458282M
ISBN 100393732290
ISBN 109780393732290

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