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Historic preservation handbook

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


  • Historic buildings -- Conservation and restoration -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementJ. Kirk Irwin.
GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
SeriesMcGraw-Hill handbooks.
LC ClassificationsNA105 .I78 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 347 p. :
Number of Pages347
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3700879M
ISBN 100071364110
LC Control Number2003266867

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