From Bauhaus to Our House by Tom Wolfe

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Tom Wolfe, "America's most skillful satirist" (The Atlantic Monthly), examines the strange saga of American architecture in this sequel to The Painted Word.

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Tom Wolfe is the author of a dozen books, among them such contemporary classics as The Bonfire of the Vanities, The Right Stuff, and I Am Charlotte Simmons. He lives in New York City.
Published November 24, 2009 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. 128 pages
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Pub Date: Oct. 26th, 1981 ISBN: 0312429142 Page count: ...

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With architects now completely in control, Wolfe theorizes, they have begun to try all sorts of other stunts, solely for the amusement of their fellow architects.

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However, what was alleged there about Alma Mahler’s poor rating of Walter Gropius in bed, or Frank Lloyd Wright’s plagiarism of his apprentices’ best designs, or the curious ‘extra services’ required by Le Corbusier when staying in hotels abroad, was alleged within the privileged boundaries of th...

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