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Author French, Hilary

Title Key urban housing of the twentieth century : plans, sections, and elevations / Hilary French

Publ Info New York : W.W. Norton, 2008
Edition First American edition
 RWU Arch  ARCH NA7126 .F74 2008    AVAILABLE
Descript 240 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), plans (some color), maps ; 29 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 230-233) and index
Includes scaled plans, sectional views, diagrams, elevations
Contents New urban forms -- European modernism -- Post-war modernism -- Alternatives -- Post-Modernism -- Contemporary interpretations
Note Projects: Peabody Buildings, Rue Franklin Apartments, Cheap Cottages Exhibition, Van Beuingenstraat Housing, Gradins Vavin/Amiraux, Hotel des Artists, Spangen Quarter, El Pueblo Ribera Courtyard Houses, Efficiency Apartments, Britz Hufeisensiedlung, Karl Marx-Hof, Weissenhofsiedlung apartment Building, Weissenhofsidelung RowHousing, Narkomfin, Siemensstadt Housing, Lawn Road (now Isokin) Flats, Vienna Werkbund Houses, Bergpolder Building, 25 and 42 Avenue de Versailles, Highpoint Flats, Kensal House, Casa Rustici, Bubeshko Apartments, Unite d'Habitation, Pedregulho Housing, Churchill Gardens Estate, Golden Lane Estate, Casa de la Marina, Workers' Housing, 860-880 Lake Shore Drive, Price Tower, Keeling House, Harumi Apartments, Beacon Street Apartments, Hansaviertel Apartments, Hansaviertel Tower, Bellevue Bay Flats and Houses, Halen Housing, Tapiola Housing, Marina City, Lafayette Park Apartments, Peabody Terrace, BluesPoint Tower, Bakkedraget Housing, The Ryde, Habitat 67, Twin Parks Northwest Site 4, Balfron and Trellick Towers, Robin Hood Gardens, Nagakin Capsule Tower, University Centre Housing, Olympic Tower, Walden 7, Emmanuel Benaki Street Apartments, Housing on Calle Do˝a MarÝa Coronel, Gallartese Housing, Quinta de Malagueira Housing, Corner Housing at Kochstrasse, Housing on LŘtzowplatz, St Mark's Road Housing, Rue des Hautes Formes, Noisy II Housing, Atlantis Condominium, Byker Wall, Housing for the Elderly, Nemausus, Pence Place, IJ-Plein Housing, Spiral House, Nexus World Housing, Rue de Meaux Housing, Horizon Apartments, Kavel 25, Carl-Spitzweg-Gasse Housing, Schlesischestrasse Housing, Silodam, Sejima Wing, Kitagata Housing, Courtyard Houses, Rue des Suisses Housing, Schots 1 + 2, Yerba Buena Lofts, The Whale, Liverpool Street Housing, Mirador Apartments, Consort Road Housing, Carabanchel 16 Housing
LC subject Architecture, Domestic -- Designs and plans
Architecture, Modern -- 20th century -- Designs and plans
ISBN 9780393732467 (pbk.)
0393732460 (pbk.)