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Published by A.D.A. Edita in Tokyo .
Written in English


  • Birkerts, Gunnar,
  • Gunnar Birkerts & Associates,
  • Architecture -- United States -- 20th century

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Edition Notes

Statementtext by William Marlin ; edited and photographed by Yukio Futagawa
SeriesGA architect -- 2, GA architect -- 2
ContributionsMarlin, William, Futagawa, Yukio, 1932-, Gunnar Birkerts & Associates
The Physical Object
Pagination227 p. :
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14439223M

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