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Buildings : between living time and rocky space

Author: Paul Shepheard
Publisher: London : Circa, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A building's only complete description is itself. Writing often intensifies the cloud that obscures buildings rather than dissipates it. So why do it? Two generations ago, architects had a real job to do, rebuilding cities shattered by war. It turned out to be more difficult than it looked. Now the grandchildren of those utopians have a different role, which is to rescue a world that is being turned by the media,  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Shepheard
ISBN: 9780993072192 0993072194
OCLC Number: 958378329
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 179 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Paul Shepheard.

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A unique and philosophical insight into buildings: their history, their current state, and their future. Of interest to architects and anyone wanting to know more about humanity's habits of  Read more...

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