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Temple architecture of the western Himalaya

wooden temples

by Omacanda Hāṇḍā

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Published by Indus Pub. Co. in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Himalaya Mountain Region.
    • Subjects:
    • Temples -- Himalaya Mountain Region,
    • Temples, Buddhist -- Himalaya Mountain Region,
    • Temples, Hindu -- Himalaya Mountain Region,
    • Building, Wooden -- Himalaya Mountain Region,
    • Architecture -- Himalaya Mountain Region

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [321]-322) and index.

      StatementO.C. Handa.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA6010.8 .H56 H36 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination336 p., [56] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages336
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6874296M
      ISBN 108173871159
      LC Control Number00411390


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