Architecture as an act and architecture as an ad : a reading on new city centres in metropolitan cities

İnan, Afet Derin


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Citation Formats
A. D. İnan, “Architecture as an act and architecture as an ad : a reading on new city centres in metropolitan cities,” Middle East Technical University, 2001.