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Architecture of the Olympics, 1960-1980

Carole Cable

Architecture of the Olympics, 1960-1980

by Carole Cable

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Published by Vance Bibliographies in Monticello, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Olympics -- Buildings -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    StatementCarole Cable.
    SeriesArchitecture series--bibliography,, A-706
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ7514.O5 C32 1982, GV721.5 C32 1982
    The Physical Object
    Pagination9 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3061376M
    LC Control Number82157284

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