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Beyond Bawa

David Robson

Beyond Bawa

by David Robson

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Published by Thames & Hudson in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bawa, Geoffrey, -- 1919-2003.,
  • Architecture -- Southeast Asia -- 21st century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 260-262) and index.

    StatementDavid Robson ; with photographys by Richard Powers.
    ContributionsBawa, Geoffrey, 1919-2003.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA1511 .R63 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination264 p. :
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21812004M
    ISBN 109780500342381
    LC Control Number2007904558

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