Modernism and the Spirit of the City by Iain Boyd Whyte

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This selection of groundbreaking essays offers a significant and long overdue reassessment of the aims and intentions of European architecture and urbanism over the period 1880-1960.

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Iain Boyd Whyte is Professor of Architectural History at the University of Edinburgh. He has written extensively on early-modernist history and theory, with books on Bruno Taut, Hendrik Petrus Berlage, and the school of Otto Wagner. Among his current projects is an anthology of texts on the German-speaking metropolis, 1880-1940.
Published January 11, 2013 by Routledge. 272 pages
Genres: History, Political & Social Sciences, Arts & Photography, Travel, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

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