Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|ISBN:||0719049288 9780719049286 0719058899 9780719058899|
|Description:||viii, 229 s. : ill.|
|Contents:||Part 1 Health, comfort and happiness: the legacy; national welfare and the home; new domestic landscapes. Part 2 Reconstruction and the ideal, 1918-1930: the housing question; new neighbourhoods and lifestyles; home comforts. Part 3 Rationalisation and new dreams, 1931-1939: schemes, settlements and speculation; efficient homes and things; new services and pleasures. Part 4 Emergency, economy and modernisation, 1940-1953: planning for the future; design matters. Part 5 Convenience to confrontation, 1954-1969: the post-rationed age; new Britain.|
|Series Title:||Studies in design and material culture.|