An Architectural Guidebook to Portland by Bart King

Cover of: An Architectural Guidebook to Portland | Bart King

Published by Oregon State University .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • History - General,
  • Reference,
  • U.S. Architecture - General,
  • Architecture / General,
  • General,
  • United States - West - Pacific (General),
  • Architecture

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9669250M
ISBN 100870711911
ISBN 109780870711916

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