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Published: 01 February 2019

192 Pages | 29 black and white images

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198783442

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Modern Architecture: A Very Short Introduction

Adam Sharr

Very Short Introductions

  • Offers a fresh, clear approach to the story of modern architecture, involving the latest scholarship
  • Considers the technical innovations that opened-up the cultural and intellectual opportunities for modern architecture to happen
  • Uses examples from around the world to demonstrate how buildings stand for particular architectural ideas
  • Explores how buildings can be studied for their insights into the values of the individuals and cultures who produced, designed, and inhabited them
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - millions of copies sold worldwide