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Modern architecture in Finland.

Asko Salokorpi

Modern architecture in Finland.

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Finland
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- Finland -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesModern arts in Finland
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA1455.F5 S2
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p.
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4764091M
      LC Control Number78111290

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