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Roof gardens

history, design, and construction

by Theodore Osmundson

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Roof gardening

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 308-310) and index.

    StatementTheodore Osmundson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB419.5 .O75 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination318 p. :
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL387580M
    ISBN 100393730123
    LC Control Number98050595


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