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The visual dictionary of architecture

Author: Gavin Ambrose; Paul Harris; Sally Stone
Publisher: Lausanne, Switzerland : AVA Pub. SA ; New York, N.Y. : Distributed in the USA & Canada by Watson-Guptill Publications, ©2008.
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"This book is a guide to the many and varied terms used frequently within architecture."--Cover.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Wörterbuch
Dictionnaires anglais
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ambrose, Gavin.
Visual dictionary of architecture.
Lausanne, Switzerland ; : AVA Pub. SA ; New York, N.Y. : Distributed in the USA & Canada by Watson-Guptill Publications, ©2008
(OCoLC)681761982
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gavin Ambrose; Paul Harris; Sally Stone
ISBN: 9782940373543 294037354X
OCLC Number: 226396937
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 288 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 16 cm
Other Titles: Dictionary of architecture
Responsibility: [Gavin Ambrose, Paul Harris & Sally Stone].

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A guide to the many and varied terms used frequently within architecture. It gives the reader an understanding of architectural terminology. It distills and illustrates more than 270 common  Read more...

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