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      Cover Art
      30,000 Years of Art - Phaidon Press Editors (Editor)
      Call Number: N5300.A14 2007
      ISBN: 9780714847894
      Publication Date: 2007-10-22

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      A People's Art History of the United States - Nicolas Lampert
      Call Number: N72.P6.L37 2013
      ISBN: 9781595583246
      Publication Date: 2013-11-05

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      Art - Elke Linda Buchholz; Karoline Hille; Susanne Kaeppele; Irina Stotland; Gerhard Buhler
      Call Number: N5300.A674 2007
      ISBN: 9780810994423
      Publication Date: 2007-11-01

      Cover Art
      Art History - Marilyn Stokstad; David Cateforis; Stephen Addiss
      Call Number: N5300.S923 2001
      ISBN: 9780130918680
      Publication Date: 2001-08-01

      Cover Art
      Art of the 20th Century - Ingo F. Walter (Editor); Karl Ruhrberg
      Call Number: N6490.A784 2012
      ISBN: 3822885762
      Publication Date: 1998-07-01

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      Atlas of World Art - John Onians
      Call Number: Reference N5300.A85 2004b
      ISBN: 1856693775
      Publication Date: 2004-01-01

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      Civic Art - Thomas E. Luebke
      Call Number: NA712.C36 2013
      ISBN: 9780160897023
      Publication Date: 2013-01-01

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      Discovering the Great Masters - Rebecca Tucker (Contribution by); Alexandra Bonfante-Warren (Contribution by); Paul Crenshaw
      Call Number: ND1145.C74 2009
      ISBN: 9780789318916
      Publication Date: 2009-09-08

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      The Art of Art History - Donald Preziosi
      Call Number: N7480.A79 2009
      ISBN: 9780199229840
      Publication Date: 2009-04-15

      Cover Art
      What Art Is - Arthur C. Danto
      Call Number: N66.D26 2013
      ISBN: 9780300174878
      Publication Date: 2013-03-19

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