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Historic preservation in foreign countries

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Published by US/ICOMOS .
Written in English


  • Conservation and restoration,
  • Historic buildings,
  • Historic sites,
  • Poland

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8318191M
ISBN 100911697055
ISBN 109780911697056

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