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William Morgan : evolution of an architect

Author: Richard Shieldhouse; Martha Kohen
Publisher: Gainesville, FL : University Press of Florida, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"William Morgan (1930-2016) was a bold, innovative, and highly immaginative architect known internationally for fusing ancient and modern styles and for his early championing of green design principles. This extensively illustrated book traces Morgan's life story and the development of his singular design vision." -- jacket.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Named Person: William N Morgan; William N Morgan
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Shieldhouse; Martha Kohen
ISBN: 9780813056906 081305690X
OCLC Number: 1029778497
Description: xiii, 224 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 19 x 26 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Early years --
Harvard College --
Navy Service --
Harvard Graduate School of Design --
A career begins --
The practice expands --
Trailblazing in Earth architecture --
Bold design on a large scale --
Author and architect --
More recent projects --
Final thoughts.
Responsibility: Richard Shieldhouse ; foreword by Martha Kohen.

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