4 edition of What man has built found in the catalog.
|Statement||by Jacques Barzun|
|Series||Great ages of man|
|LC Classifications||CB15 .B36 1967x|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination|| p. :|
|Number of Pages||12|
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