4 edition of Energy efficient site design found in the catalog.
|Statement||edited by Gary O. Robinette.|
|Contributions||Robinette, Gary O., Reimann, Buechner, Crandall Partnership., Center for Landscape Architectural Education and Research (U.S.)|
|LC Classifications||NA2542.3 .E48 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 158 p. :|
|Number of Pages||158|
|LC Control Number||83001073|
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