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The illustrated dictionary of building terms

by Tom Philbin

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Building -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTom Philbin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH9 .P45 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 249 p. :
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL996636M
    ISBN 10007049729X
    LC Control Number96035305

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