The Resource Makeshift metropolis : ideas about cities, Witold Rybczynski

Makeshift metropolis : ideas about cities, Witold Rybczynski

Label
Makeshift metropolis : ideas about cities
Title
Makeshift metropolis
Title remainder
ideas about cities
Statement of responsibility
Witold Rybczynski
Title variation
Ideas about cities
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals how current ideas about urban planning evolved from definitive twentieth-century movements and the seminal creations of leading architects, offering insight into the practices of today's market-age constructions
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rybczynski, Witold
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA9105
LC item number
.R94 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • City planning
  • Architecture and society
  • City planning
  • Architecture
  • Architecture and society
  • City planning
  • United States
Label
Makeshift metropolis : ideas about cities, Witold Rybczynski
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Remaking the city -- Three big ideas -- Home remedies -- Mr. Wright and the disappearing city -- The demand-side of urbanism -- Arcades and malls, big boxes and lifestyle centers -- On the waterfront -- The Bilbao anomaly -- Putting the pieces together -- The kind of cities we want -- The kind of cities we need
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
xiv, 240 p.
Isbn
9781416561255
Lccn
2010030285
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)535493367
  • (OCoLC)ocn535493367
Label
Makeshift metropolis : ideas about cities, Witold Rybczynski
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Remaking the city -- Three big ideas -- Home remedies -- Mr. Wright and the disappearing city -- The demand-side of urbanism -- Arcades and malls, big boxes and lifestyle centers -- On the waterfront -- The Bilbao anomaly -- Putting the pieces together -- The kind of cities we want -- The kind of cities we need
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Extent
xiv, 240 p.
Isbn
9781416561255
Lccn
2010030285
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)535493367
  • (OCoLC)ocn535493367

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