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Shading and sun control

Shading and sun control

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Published by The Institute in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture and solar radiation -- United States.,
    • Window shades.,
    • Blinds.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 48.

      StatementAmerican Institute of Architects.
      SeriesArchitects handbook of energy practice,
      ContributionsAmerican Institute of Architects.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA2542.S6 S5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3791378M
      LC Control Number81070683

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