Architectural and building trades dictionary

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American Technical Society , Chicago
Architecture -- Dictionaries., Building -- Dictiona
Statement[by] Arthur E. Burke, J. Ralph Dalzell [and] Gilbert Townsend. Edited by Pearl Jenison.
ContributionsAmerican Technical Society.
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LC ClassificationsNA31 .B84
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Pagination377 p.
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Open LibraryOL6069687M
LC Control Number50008147
OCLC/WorldCa2495027

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