Architecture and metaphor : an inquiry into the virtues of metaphorical expressions in architecture

Doğan, S. Zeynep


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S. Z. Doğan, “Architecture and metaphor : an inquiry into the virtues of metaphorical expressions in architecture,” Middle East Technical University, 2000.