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The architecture of healing

The architecture of healing

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Published by Heritage Pub. in Dallas, Tex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hospitals -- Design and construction.,
  • Health facilities -- Design and construction.,
  • Hospital architecture.,
  • Facility Design and Construction.,
  • Hospital Design and Construction.,
  • Health Facility Planning.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHKC Inc.
    ContributionsHKS Inc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA967 .A718 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL838392M
    ISBN 101879234149
    LC Control Number95114534
    OCLC/WorldCa31024076

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