4 edition of Building codes for humane, just and equitable architecture found in the catalog.
Building codes for humane, just and equitable architecture
by Vastu Shilpa Foundation for Studies and Research in Environmental Design in [Ahmedabad
Written in English
|LC Classifications||TH4815.5 .P36 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||77 p. :|
|Number of Pages||77|
|LC Control Number||2003306382|
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