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The Resource Looking beyond the icons : midcentury architecture, landscape, and urbanism, Richard Longstreth

Looking beyond the icons : midcentury architecture, landscape, and urbanism, Richard Longstreth

Label
Looking beyond the icons : midcentury architecture, landscape, and urbanism
Title
Looking beyond the icons
Title remainder
midcentury architecture, landscape, and urbanism
Statement of responsibility
Richard Longstreth
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
720.973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA712.5.M63
LC item number
L66 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Looking beyond the icons : midcentury architecture, landscape, and urbanism, Richard Longstreth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Style and taste -- The problem with "style" -- Taste versus history -- Some challenges of the recent past -- The difficult legacy of urban renewal -- The last landscape -- The extraordinary postwar suburb -- The lost shopping center -- Extraordinary and unknown -- New Orleans new and old: St. Frances Cabrini Church, liturgical reform, and historical association -- The power of reserve: a Christian Science complex in the heart of the nation's capital -- A modernist's tribute to Lincoln and the remembrance of the war: Richard Neutra's visitor center at Gettysburg -- Douglas Haskell's Adirondack legacy: the understated campus of North Country School and Camp Treetops -- Commonplace and taken for granted -- Assessing a vernacular landscape: a community garden in Washington, D.C. -- Nonconforming [?] modernism: the Friendship shopping center in Washington, D.C. -- The continuous transformation of Savannah's Broughton Street -- Building houses, creating community: Joseph Geeraert and the development of Twinbrook
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
x, 271 pages
Isbn
9780813936437
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014025624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn922552811
  • UtOrBLW
Label
Looking beyond the icons : midcentury architecture, landscape, and urbanism, Richard Longstreth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Style and taste -- The problem with "style" -- Taste versus history -- Some challenges of the recent past -- The difficult legacy of urban renewal -- The last landscape -- The extraordinary postwar suburb -- The lost shopping center -- Extraordinary and unknown -- New Orleans new and old: St. Frances Cabrini Church, liturgical reform, and historical association -- The power of reserve: a Christian Science complex in the heart of the nation's capital -- A modernist's tribute to Lincoln and the remembrance of the war: Richard Neutra's visitor center at Gettysburg -- Douglas Haskell's Adirondack legacy: the understated campus of North Country School and Camp Treetops -- Commonplace and taken for granted -- Assessing a vernacular landscape: a community garden in Washington, D.C. -- Nonconforming [?] modernism: the Friendship shopping center in Washington, D.C. -- The continuous transformation of Savannah's Broughton Street -- Building houses, creating community: Joseph Geeraert and the development of Twinbrook
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
x, 271 pages
Isbn
9780813936437
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014025624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn922552811
  • UtOrBLW

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