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cultural contribution to landscape perception

M. Powell

cultural contribution to landscape perception

a proposed model

by M. Powell

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Dept. of Building Technology, Brunel University in Uxbridge, Middlesex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Landscape,
  • Culture,
  • Nature (Aesthetics)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementM. Powell.
    SeriesWorking paper series / Dept. of Building Technology, Brunel University -- no., Working paper series (Brunel University. Dept. of Building Technology) -- no. 6
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBH301L3 P675
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 leaves. --
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21351184M

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