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American architects and texts

a computer-aided analysis of the literature

by Juan Pablo Bonta

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Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Architectural writing -- United States.,
    • Discourse analysis.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      StatementJuan Pablo Bonta.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA2540 .B58 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 424 p. :
      Number of Pages424
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1269269M
      ISBN 100262024004
      LC Control Number95000380

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