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Frank Lloyd Wright natural design : organic architecture : lessons for building green from an American original

Author: Alan Hess; Alan Weintraub
Publisher: New York : Rizzoli International Publications : Distributed to the U.S. trade by Random House, 2012.
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Frank Lloyd Wright was an innovator of eco-sensitive design generations ahead of his time. An architect and designer of far-reaching vision, he anticipated many of the hallmarks of today's green movement.
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Named Person: Frank Lloyd Wright; Frank Lloyd Wright
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Hess; Alan Weintraub
ISBN: 9780847837960 0847837963
OCLC Number: 812501380
Description: 223 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: At home with nature --
A natural touch : real materials in a high-tech age --
Radiant rooms --
The architecture of light --
Harnessing the zephyrs --
The living city --
Build it yourself.
Other Titles: Natural design, organic architecture
Responsibility: photographs by Alan Weintraub ; text by Alan Hess.

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This title examines the work of Frank Lloyd Wright as a progenitor of today's 'green movement' in architecture. Green design and general green awareness is a major concern today, and looking at the  Read more...

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