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We who are about to-

Joanna RUSS

We who are about to-

by Joanna RUSS

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Published by Magnum Books in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, New York, Dell Publishing Co. Inc., 1977.

The Physical Object
Pagination125p.
Number of Pages125
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26825837M

I read this book over 50 years ago as preparation to going to work in Rome for a few months. It made fascinating reading all over again. We have visited Rome many times since and have seen evidence of Roman structures elsewhere in Europe. Just the organization and engineering that went into Roman buildings was nothing short of s: We do our best to research and accurately describe the features and condition of each book whether it be vintage or new. Please review the scans/photos prior to Seller Rating: % positive.

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