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Museums

Museums

lessons from the USA.

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Published by British Tourist Authority in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsBritish Tourist Authority.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15149196M
ISBN 100709517971

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Jan Mark’s humorous and conversational insights take readers through museums’ multifaceted history, while Richard Holland’s eye-catching mixed-media illustrations lend their 4/5(5).

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