Libraries and research institutions

restoration, conservation and training needs 1991
  • 58 Pages
  • 2.13 MB
  • English
Nordic Institute of Asian Studies , Copenhagen, Denmark
Libraries -- Laos., Research institutes --


StatementIrene Nørlund, Jonas Palm, Stig Rasmussen.
SeriesCultural institutions in Laos ;, 1, NIAS report,, no. 5, NIAS report (Copenhagen, Denmark : 1991) ;, no. 5.
ContributionsRasmussen, Stig., Palm, Jonas.
LC ClassificationsZ845.L2 N67 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination58 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL66050M
LC Control Number99163975

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