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Environment and children passive lessons from the everyday environment by Christopher Day

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Published by Architectural in Amsterdam, London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Children and the environment,
  • Architecture -- Environmental aspects,
  • Architecture -- Human factors

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index

StatementChristopher Day ; with Anita Midbjer
ContributionsMidbjer, Anita
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA2542.4 .D361 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 298 p. :
Number of Pages298
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16121929M
ISBN 100750683449
ISBN 109780750683449

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