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Cold War Building for Nuclear Confrontation, 1946-1989 by Wayne D. Cocroft

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Published by English Heritage .
Written in English


  • British & Irish history: from c 1900 -,
  • European history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial, etc,
  • Postwar period, 1945 to c 2000,
  • Social Science,
  • Architecture,
  • History - General History,
  • Sociology,
  • England,
  • Europe,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Modern - 20th Century/Nuclear Age,
  • Archaeology

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages281
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8653867M
ISBN 101873592817
ISBN 109781873592816

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