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6 edition of The great museum found in the catalog.

The great museum

the re-presentation of history

by Donald Horne

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  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Pluto Press in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe,
  • Europe.
    • Subjects:
    • Museums -- Europe.,
    • Monuments -- Europe.,
    • Tourism -- Europe -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Europe -- History.,
    • Europe -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDonald Horne.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD104 .H67 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 265 p. ;
      Number of Pages265
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2984810M
      ISBN 100861047885
      LC Control Number84236698

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