Living museums

by Iain Gale

Publisher: Little, Brown & Co in Boston

Written in English
Published: Pages: 192 Downloads: 814
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Edition Notes

StatementIain Gale and Richard Bryant.
ContributionsBryant, Richard, 1947-
LC ClassificationsNA7123 .G35 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1399127M
ISBN 100821219634
LC Control Number93006780

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It should also be of interest to students and scholars studying living history.