|Statement||by Philip N. Youtz, A.I.A.; sponsored by the Committee on Education of the American Institute of Architecture.|
|Series||"Reading with a purpose.", no. 55|
|Contributions||American Institute of Architects. Committee on Education., American Library Association.|
|LC Classifications||NA705 .Y6|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||47|
|LC Control Number||32005717|
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