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Book Description. This is the first collection of William H. Jordy’s influential essays on the character and meaning of modern architecture and American culture.
Jordy’s writings―always incisive, witty, and accessible are drawn from his entire career and include critical studies of 20th-century architects and a previously unpublished by: 1.
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Historian and architectural critic William H. Jordy (–) significantly shaped the way we understand the character and meaning of modern architecture and American culture.
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