Principles of Modern Architecture
ISBN10: 1901092240 ISBN13: 9781901092240 Publisher: Andreas Papadakis Pub Published: Jun 1 2000 Pages: 136 Weight: 1.80lbs. Height: 11.50" Width: 9.25" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
A clear, concise, accessible, copiously illustrated account by one of the world's leading architectural critics of what the Modern Movement really wanted and what it achieved. Christian Norberg-Schulz explains the basic tenets of the new architecture that came into being around the turn of the last century, a timely explanation in view of the many misconceptions currently in circulation.
All the basic principles are investigated and the volume concludes with a summing-up of the endeavors of Modern Architecture.