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Irony and illusion in the architecture of imperial Dakar

Author: Thomas M Shaw
Publisher: Lewiston, N.Y. : Edwin Mellen Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focuses on the architectural transformation that occurred in imperial Dakar. This book is of interest to scholars in African architecture and twentieth-century architecture, and also for those  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
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Shaw, Thomas M.
Irony and illusion in the architecture of imperial Dakar.
Lewiston, N.Y. : Edwin Mellen Press, ©2006
(OCoLC)607762340
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas M Shaw
ISBN: 077345859X 9780773458598
OCLC Number: 63473063
Description: viii, 139 pages, [36] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword / by Allen F. Roberts --
French West Africa --
The cultural and political factors --
Sudanic architecture --
Neo-Sudanic buildings.
Responsibility: Thomas M. Shaw.
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"The distinctiveness as well as the ironies of Dakar's imperial century are the subjects of Dr. Shaw's admirable study of colonial architecture... the author presents in a most accessible manner five Read more...

 
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