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History of Switzerland

Schweizerisches Landesmuseum.

History of Switzerland

catalogue of the permanent exhibition in the National Museum Zurich

by Schweizerisches Landesmuseum.

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Published by Eidgenössisches Departement des Innern, Bundesamt für Kultur in [Zürich] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Schweizerisches Landesmuseum -- Exhibitions,
  • Switzerland -- History -- Exhibitions

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 183).

    Statement[authors, Daniela Hacke ... et al. ; design and overall editorial work, Erika Hebeisen, Pascale Meyer].
    GenreExhibitions
    ContributionsHacke, Daniela., Hebeisen, Erika., Meyer, Pascale.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN3650 .A58 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination184 p. :
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24017611M
    ISBN 109783905875072
    LC Control Number2009498696

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