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On architecture : collected reflections on a century of change

Author: Ada Louise Huxtable
Publisher: New York : Walker & Company, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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A collection of pieces by American architecture critic, Ada Louise Huxtable.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ada Louise Huxtable
ISBN: 9780802717078 0802717071 0802717675 9780802717672
OCLC Number: 1091863827
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xviii, 478 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: The joy of architecture --
The way we were: The '60s; '70s; '80s; '90s --
The way we built: 20th century icons and images --
Washington --
Museums --
Skyscrapers --
Modernism and its masters: Le Corbusier --
Mies Van Der Rohe --
Alvar Aalto --
Louis Kahn --
Walter Gropius --
Frank Lloyd Wright --
Modernism and its discontents: Reinventing architecture --
Rewriting history --
New York: World Trade Center --
Failures and follies --
Taste and style --
Strictly personal.
Responsibility: Ada Louise Huxtable.

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A collection of pieces by American architecture critic, Ada Louise Huxtable.

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