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Le Corbusier : the dishonest architect

Author: Malcolm Millais
Publisher: Newcastle upon Tyne, UK : Cambidge Scholars Publishing, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is not a book for architects, but for all those that have suffered, consciously and unconsciously, from modern architecture and have wondered how it came about. This was largely due to one man, an architect called Le Corbusier. For some he was a genius, but the truth is he was a sham, a fake, a charlatan whose only gift was for self-publicity. He was the most influential architect of the second half of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bibliography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Le Corbusier; Le Corbusier; Le Corbusier
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Malcolm Millais
ISBN: 1527502996 9781527502994
OCLC Number: 1005345422
Description: xii, 266 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Malcolm Millais.

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