3 edition of Landscape architecture of public places found in the catalog.
Landscape architecture of public places
Bruce K. Ferguson
|Statement||Bruce K. Ferguson.|
|Series||Architecture series--bibliography,, A-488|
|LC Classifications||SB469 .L3 Suppl. 11|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||16 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||16|
|LC Control Number||81158550|
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