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Buildings cities life : an autobiography in architecture

Author: Eberhard H Zeidler
Publisher: Toronto [Ontario] : Dundurn Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Renowned architect Eberhard Zeidler tells his story in a two-volume book that explores his early life in Germany and his years in Canada after he moved there in 1951. Architect of Toronto's Eaton Centre and Trump International Hotel and Tower, Zeidler has left his stamp on the urban landscape of Canada, the United States, and the rest of the world.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Zeidler, Eberhard
Buildings Cities Life : An Autobiography in Architecture, Volumes I & II
Toronto : Dundurn,c2012
Named Person: Eberhard H Zeidler; Eberhard H Zeidler
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Eberhard H Zeidler
ISBN: 9781459704145 1459704142
OCLC Number: 860709297
Notes: "Double volume"--Cover.
Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (1231 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents: Germany (1926-51) --
Building Ideas --
Peterborough (1951-62) --
Moving to Toronto (1962) --
McMaster University Health Sciences Centre (1967) --
Healthcare Buildings --
Ontario Place (1968) --
Ideas About the Toronto Waterfront --
The Eaton Centre (1969) --
Queen's Quay Terminal (1979) --
Theory and Practice: Essays and Lectures (1980-2010) --
Drawings and Sketches (1942-2012) --
The Visual City --
Understanding What We Can Only Feel --
Experiencing Toronto --
Dreaming of Architecture --
Four Ideas: Urban Spaces in the Winter City; Main Streets; Public Transit Housing; Airport Passenger Movement --
Buildings and Life: The 1980s --
Buildings and Life: The 1990s --
Buildings and Life: The Twenty-First Century --
Generations: A Family Album --
Zeidler Partners and Staff --
Chronology of Selected Work --
Awards and Accolades.
Responsibility: Eberhard Zeidler ; introduction by Robert Fulford.
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Renowned architect Eberhard Zeidler tells his story in a two-volume book that explores his early life in Germany and his years in Canada after he moved there in 1951. Architect of Toronto's Eaton Centre and Trump International Hotel and Tower, Zeidler has left his stamp on the urban landscape of Canada, the United States, and the rest of the world.

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