Old cultures in new worlds
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Old cultures in new worlds Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America, October 10-15, 1987, symposium papers = Cultures anciennes dans les mondes nouveaux : Washington, District of Columbia, États-Unis d"Amérique, 10-15 Octobre 1987, communications du colloque by International Council on Momuments and Sites. (8th 1987 Washington, D.C.)

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Published by United States Committee, ICOMOS in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Conservation and restoration,
  • Congresses,
  • Historic sites,
  • Monuments

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Includes bibliographies.

Other titlesCommunications du colloque., Symposium papers., Cultures anciennes dans les mondes nouveaux.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
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Open LibraryOL26580237M

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