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When democracy builds.

Frank Lloyd Wright

When democracy builds.

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Published by University of Chicago press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City planning.,
  • Architecture.,
  • Social problems.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA9030 .W74 1945a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 139, [1] p.
    Number of Pages139
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL189012M
    LC Control Numbera 46000539
    OCLC/WorldCa817989

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