Le Corbusier, the Noble Savage Toward an Archaeology of Modernism by Adolf Max Vogt

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  • Individual Architect,
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ContributionsRadka Donnell (Translator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages381
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Open LibraryOL9662700M
ISBN 100262720337
ISBN 109780262720335
OCLC/WorldCa43717979

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