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Rescuing historic landscapes and buildings

Peter Brandon

Rescuing historic landscapes and buildings

changing attitudes to our heritage over four centuries.

by Peter Brandon

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Published by Polytechnic of North London, Department of Geography and Geology in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Catalogue to the exhibition at the Gallery, Islington Central Library, May 1981.

ContributionsPolytechnic of North London. Department of Geography and Geology., Rescuing historic landscapes and buildings (Exhibition) (1981 : Islington Central Library)
The Physical Object
Pagination10p.
Number of Pages10
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Open LibraryOL13752537M

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