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Author Pope, Albert, 1954-

Title Ladders / Albert Pope.

Published Houston, Tex. : Rice School of Architecture ; New York : Princeton Architectural Press, 1996.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Archit  711.40973 POPE    DUE 10-08-20
Physical description 278 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.
Series Architecture at Rice ; 34.
Architecture at Rice University ; no. 34.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 254-263) and index.
Contents Introduction: The Primacy of Space -- Ch. 1. The Open City -- Ch. 2. Urban Implosion -- Ch. 3. Inundation of Space -- Ch. 4. The Centripetal City -- Conclusion: Mass Absence -- Postscript: Lacunae / Lars Lerup.
Summary Pope, director of the Rice Center for Urbanism, examines the forces that precipitated the dramatic changes in America's built environment after World War II.
Subject City planning -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Cities and towns -- Interpretive programs -- United States.
Space (Architecture) -- United States.
ISBN 1885232012