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Shaping the city

by Roger K. Lewis

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Published by AIA Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Architecture -- Washington (D.C.),
    • Washington (D.C.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRoger K. Lewis.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA735.W3 L49 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 315 p. :
      Number of Pages315
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2373280M
      ISBN 100913962880
      LC Control Number87001358

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      Reading Summary Spiro Kostof’s book, The City Shaped: Urban Patterns and Meanings Through History, begins with an introduction by the author that sets the context of his book within the relatively young profession and pedagogy of Urban Design. Kostof seeks to explain the evolution of urban. Feb 22,  · The book follows the lives of eight families in Milwaukee, some black and some white, all several leagues below the poverty line. Review: In ‘Evicted,’ Home Is an Elusive Goal for America.

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