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Assembling utopia

Assembling utopia

packaging the home : exhibition catalogue, 3 August to 25 August 1999

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Published by University of British Columbia, School of Architecture in Vancouver, BC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prefabricated houses -- Japan -- Designs and plans -- Exhibitions.,
  • Prefabricated houses -- British Columbia -- Designs and plans -- Exhibitions.,
  • Architecture, Domestic -- Japan -- Designs and plans -- Exhibitions.,
  • Architecture, Domestic -- British Columbia -- Designs and plans -- Exhibitions.,
  • Architecture -- Japan -- 20th century -- Designs and plans -- Exhibitions.,
  • Architecture, Modern -- 20th century -- British Columbia -- Designs and plans -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references: p. 53-[57].

    StatementSherry Mckay ... [et al.].
    GenreDesigns and plans, Exhibitions.
    SeriesUBC School of Architecture monographs -- 2
    ContributionsMcKay, Sherry., University of British Columbia. School of Architecture.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 53, [4] p. :
    Number of Pages53
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20245859M
    ISBN 100888656483
    OCLC/WorldCa42049522

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