2 edition of Climate and living comfort = found in the catalog.
Climate and living comfort =
Bauen und Planen Forschungsgesellschaft fuМ€r Wohnen
1975 by Selbst-verl. Forschungsges. f. Wohnen, Bauen u. Planen in Wien .
Written in English
|Other titles||Le climat et l"habitabilité., Klima und humane Umwelt.|
|Series||Monographie - Forschungsgesellschaft für Wohnen, Bauen und Planen ; 20, Monographie (Forschungsgesellschaft für Wohnen, Bauen und Planen) ;, 20.|
|LC Classifications||TH6025 .F67 1975|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 119 p. :|
|Number of Pages||119|
|LC Control Number||77565121|
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