1 edition of Future Asian space found in the catalog.
Future Asian space
by NUS Press for Centre for Advanced Studies in Architecture (CASA), Dept. of Architecture, National University of Singapore in Singapore
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-205) and index.
|Statement||edited by Limin Hee, with Davisi Boontharm and Erwin Viray|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxviii, 219 p. :|
|Number of Pages||219|
|LC Control Number||2012330056|
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