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Terminology for Museums

Terminology for Museums

Proceedings of International Conference Held in Cambridge England 21-24 September 1988

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Published by Amer Assn of Museums .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages623
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11371311M
ISBN 100905963628
ISBN 109780905963624

Valuable appendixes you'll use every day include a museum toolbox full of useful forms, checklists, and worksheets, and a glossary of essential museum-related terms. In addition to the printed book, Museums also features a companion website exclusively for readers of the book. The website— museumscom—features.


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