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A windtower house in Dubai

Anne Coles

A windtower house in Dubai

by Anne Coles

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Published by Art and Archaeology Research Papers in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United Arab Emirates.,
  • United Arab Emirates,
  • Dubayy (Emirate)
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture, Domestic -- Arid regions -- United Arab Emirates.,
    • Dwellings -- United Arab Emirates -- Dubayy (Emirate),
    • Towers -- United Arab Emirates -- Dubayy (Emirate)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAnne Coles and Peter Jackson.
      SeriesAARP, AARP (Series)
      ContributionsJackson, Peter, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA2541 .C64
      The Physical Object
      Pagination28 p. :
      Number of Pages28
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4291771M
      LC Control Number78319325

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