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Constructing Chicago book.
In a major new book, Daniel Bluestone disputes this vision of the city. Combining architectural history and cultural analysis, Bluestone explores the creation of Chicago's parks, churches, skyscrapers, and civic buildings.
Constructing Chicago. Constructing Chicago. by. Bluestone, Daniel M. Publication date. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Oliver Wendell Holmes Library.
Constructing Chicago Daniel Bluestone. While the book is particularly strong on architecture and planning, it should please any devotee of early Chicago history. Paul Gapp, Chicago Tribune.
Professor Bluestone is a specialist in nineteenth century American architecture and urbanism. Mr. Bluestone’s Buildings, Landscapes, and Memory: Case Studies in Historic Preservation (. Norton, 2011) received the Society of Architectural Historians 2013 Antoinette Forrester Downing Book Award for the most outstanding publication devoted to historical topics in the preservation field that enhances the understanding and protection of the built environment. Bluestone’s book Constructing Chicago (1991) was awarded the American Institute of Architects International Book Award and the National Historic Preservation book prize.
Book Condition: Book fine, Dust jacket fine
Book Condition: Book fine, Dust jacket fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included. Synopsis: Traces the architectural history of nineteenth century Chicago, looks at Chicago's parks, churches, offices, and civic buildings, and looks at the image of Chicago they created.
Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians Vol. 51 No. 4, De. 1992 (pp. 451-452) DOI: 1. 307/990747. Enter multiple addresses on separate lines or separate them with commas. Message Subject (Your Name) has sent you a message from Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. Message Body (Your Name) thought you would like to see the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians web site.