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Starving for embarrassing architecture

Erik GoМ€ngrich

Starving for embarrassing architecture

Los Angeles 2004 = Hungrig nach peinlicher Architektur : Los Angeles 2004

by Erik GoМ€ngrich

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Published by Revolver in Frankfurt am Main .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- California -- Los Angeles -- Pictorial works,
  • Architecture and society -- California -- Los Angeles -- Pictorial works,
  • Street photography -- California -- Los Angeles,
  • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHungrig nach peinlicher Architektur
    StatementErik Göngrich ; Villa Aurora Editionen (Hg.).
    GenrePictorial works.
    ContributionsVilla Aurora (Organization)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA2543.S6 G66 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination287 p. :
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17970604M
    ISBN 103865880290
    ISBN 109783865880291
    LC Control Number2006436115

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