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5 edition of Calgary architecture found in the catalog.

Calgary architecture

the boom years, 1972-1982

by Pierre S. Guimond

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Published by Detselig Enterprises in Calgary, Alta .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Calgary (Alta.),
  • Alberta,
  • Calgary
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- Alberta -- Calgary -- 20th century,
    • Calgary (Alta.) -- Buildings, structures, etc

    • Edition Notes

      Includes indexes.

      StatementPierre S. Guimond, Brian R. Sinclair.
      ContributionsSinclair, Brian R.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA747.C33 G8 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 309 p. :
      Number of Pages309
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2981027M
      ISBN 100920490387, 0920490395
      LC Control Number84231394

      Art and Architecture in Canada: A Bibliography and Guide to the Literature to / Lerner, Loren and Williamson, Mary F. Online: in Academic Complete (Ebrary). Print: N L47 V, Visual & Performing Arts Reference. Architecture, Town Planning and Community: Selected Writings and Public Talks By Cecil Burgess, by Burgess, Cecil Scott Seller Frabjous Books Published Condition Near Fine ISBN Item Price $.

      Label Calgary architecture: the boom years, Title Calgary architecture Title remainder the boom years, Statement of responsibility Pierre S. Guimond, Brian R. HOK is a global design, architecture, engineering and planning firm. Our people collaborate across a network of 24 offices on three continents.

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