Maintenance of old buildings preservation from the technical and antiquarian standpoint by Ingmar HolmstroМ€m

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Published by National Swedish Institute for Building Research in Stockholm .

Written in English

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  • Buildings -- Repair and reconstruction.,
  • Architecture -- Conservation and restoration.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

StatementIngmar Holmström & Christina Sandström.
ContributionsSandström, Christina, joint author.
LC ClassificationsTH3411 .H58
The Physical Object
Pagination45 p. :
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4952941M
ISBN 109154025079
LC Control Number76381166

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