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Manual on conservation and restoration of monuments

R. Kannan

Manual on conservation and restoration of monuments

proceedings of an administrator turned conservation archaeologist cum museologist

by R. Kannan

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Published by Special Commissioner and Commissioner of Museums, Government Museum in Chennai .
Written in English


About the Edition

Records about twenty five monuments and temples in Tamil Nadu, India.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-292).

StatementR. Kannan.
SeriesNew series. General section -- vol. xviii, no. 3
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 353 p. :
Number of Pages353
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23945757M
LC Control Number2009305074

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