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Master Builders: A Guide to Famous American Architects


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Oktober 1985

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

Which architect designed the pedestal for the Statute of Liberty? Who put a Chippendale pediment atop a skyscraper and quickly created a landmark of contemporary architecture? Which architect designed a castle for William Randolph Hearst? This provocative book answers these and scores of other questions about more than 100 architects and builders who have left indelible marks on American architecture.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

Partial table of contents: William Thornton (C. Harris). Charles Bulfinch (H. Kirker). Thomas Jefferson (W. Beiswanger). John Haviland (J. Cohen). James Renwick (S. Rattner). Pattern Books (D. Gebhard). Frank Furness (J. O'Gorman). Richard Morris Hunt (P. Baker). Burnham and Root (T. Hines). Cass Gilbert (P. Murphy). Greene and Greene (R. Makinson). Bernard Maybeck (R. Longstreth). Julia Morgan (S. Boutelle). Richard Neutra (A. Clark). Louis I. Kahn (J. Lobell). I. M. Pei (P. Blake). More Historic American Architects. Further Reading. Information Sources. Index of Architects.
EAN: 9780471144021
ISBN: 0471144029
Untertitel: 'Building Watchers Series'. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: PRESERVATION PRESS
Erscheinungsdatum: Oktober 1985
Seitenanzahl: 204 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
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