3 edition of Architecture of housing found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 292).
|Statement||[editor, Robert Powell].|
|Series||Exploring architecture in Islamic cultures|
|Contributions||Powell, Robert, 1942-, Aga Khan Award for Architecture (Organization), African Union of Architects., Association of Architects of Tanzania.|
|LC Classifications||NA7117.A74 A68 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||300 p. :|
|Number of Pages||300|
|LC Control Number||91217346|
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