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Title:
City icons
Author:
Burry, Mark.
Publication Information:
London : Phaidon, 1999.
Physical Description:
1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm.
General Note:
Cover title.

Originally published 1993-1996 in series: Architecture in detail.
Language:
English
Contents:
Antoni Gaudí : Expiatory Church of the Sagrada Família, Barcelona 1882- / Mark Burry -- Warren and Wetmore : Grand Central Terminal, New York City, 1903-13 / Kenneth Powell -- Jørn Utzon : Sydney Opera House, Sydney 1957-73 / Philip Drew.
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ISBN:
9780714838731
Format :
Book

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Central Library NA680 .C58 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Part of a series that aims to place buildings within their historical context,his text considers the Expiatory Church of the Sagrada Familia, Grandentral Terminal and the Sydney Opera House. It includes specially producedechnical drawings that explain how the buildings were detailed and putogether. Examined together, the buildings provide insights into the role ofivic architecture.


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