Modern Architecture and Design: An Alternative History

Modern Architecture and Design: An Alternative History

by Bill Risebero

Hardcover(1st MIT Press ed)

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British architect and planner Bill Risebero recreates 200 years of modern architecture and design against a backdrop of class dominance over rising industrialism. The lively and opinionated text and more than 1,000 captioned drawings by the author provide a refreshing reinterpretation of architectural developments in the modern period.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780262181082
Publisher: MIT Press
Publication date: 12/17/1982
Edition description: 1st MIT Press ed
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Bill Risebero is an architect and town planner in London. He teaches at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in London and in the London Program of Syracuse University.

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