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5 edition of The homes we live in found in the catalog.

The homes we live in

by Sally Hewitt

  • 214 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Raintree-Steck-Vaughn in Austin, Tex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture, Domestic -- Juvenile literature.,
  • House furnishings -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Design -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Architecture, Domestic.,
  • Dwellings -- Design and construction.

  • About the Edition

    Explores why various parts of houses--walls, roofs, windows, floors, and furnishings--are made of particular materials, have certain shapes, and perform specific functions.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementSally Hewitt and Jane Rowe.
    SeriesHave you noticed?
    ContributionsRowe, Jane.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA7110 .H48 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL989353M
    ISBN 100817246037
    LC Control Number96027637
    OCLC/WorldCa35298561

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