Descriptive geometry for architects and builders by Leslie A. Lee

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Statementby Leslie A. Lee and R. Fraser Reekie.
ContributionsReekie, Ronald Fraser.
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If a page of the book isn't showing here, please add text {{BookCat}} to the end of the page concerned. You can view a list of all subpages under the book main page (not including the book main page itself), regardless of whether they're categorized, here.Cornelie Leopold currently works at the Faculty of Architecture, Technische Universität Kaiserslautern.

Cornelie does research in Architectural Geometry. Her research fields are: descriptive.

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