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Building in China

Henry K. Murphy"s "adaptive architecture," 1914-1935

by Jeffrey W. Cody

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Published by University of Washington Press in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Murphy, Henry Killam, -- 1877-1954,
  • Architecture -- China -- 20th century.,
  • Architecture, American -- China.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJeffrey W. Cody.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA737.M87 C63 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 264 p. :
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22465304M
    ISBN 100295980958

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