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A guidebook to contemporary architecture in Vancouver

Author: Christopher Macdonald; Adele Weder; Veronica Gillies; Matthew Soules
Publisher: Vancouver [B.C.] : Douglas & McIntyre, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A guide to contemporary architecture in Vancouver. Colour photographs and architects' drawings illustrate the creative design accomplishments that highlight the creative design accomplishments that highlight the past fifteen years of unprecedented growth. accompanied by critical writings that position Vancouver in the broader context of recent urban development."--Pub. desc.
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Macdonald, Chris.
Guidebook to contemporary architecture in Vancouver.
Vancouver, British Columbia ; Toronto, [Ontario] ; Berkeley, [California] : Douglas and McIntyre, ©2010
191 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Macdonald; Adele Weder; Veronica Gillies; Matthew Soules
ISBN: 9781553659945 1553659945
OCLC Number: 785802994
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: 1 online resource (191 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps, plans, portraits, digital file
Contents: An urban collective / Adele Weder --
Downtown Central --
Downtown East Side --
Downtown West Side --
West End --
False Creek/Fairview --
Broadway/Main --
Commercial Drive --
Renfrew Park --
Oakridge/Sunset --
Granville Island --
Kitsilano --
Point Grey --
University of British Columbia --
Gleneagles --
Dundarave --
British Properties --
Lonsdale --
Simon Fraser University --
Burnaby --
Surrey --
Richmond --
Supermodel / Matthew Soules.
Responsibility: Chris Macdonald in collaboration with Veronica Gillies ; with essays by Adele Weder, Matthew Soules.
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