Cult heroes how to be famous for more than fifteen minutes by Deyan Sudjic

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Published by Norton in New York .

Written in English

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StatementDeyan Sudjic.
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LC ClassificationsCB430 .S83 1990
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Pagination160 p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2205200M
ISBN 100393306569
LC Control Number89027190

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