Building community: new apartment architecture

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Publisher:
Thames & Hudson,
Pub. Date:
2017.
Language:
English
Description
An international survey of the most inventive contemporary apartment buildings, to inspire architects, developers, urban planners, and informed city dwellers
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ISBN:
9780500343302
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