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Author Fierro, Annette.

Title The glass state : the technology of the spectacle, Paris, 1981-1998 / Annette Fierro.

Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 2002.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Archit  721.04496 FIER    AVAILABLE
 UniM Southbank  721.04496 Fie    AVAILABLE
Physical description xvii, 320 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary A study of the technological, theoretical, and cultural significance of the transparency of the glass structures of Fran(c)s Mitterrand's Grands Projets in Paris.
Subject Mitterrand, Fran├žois, 1916-1996.
Glass construction -- France -- Paris.
Public architecture -- France -- Paris -- 20th century.
Architecture and state -- France -- Paris -- History -- 20th century.
Symbolism in architecture -- France -- Paris.
Paris (France) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
ISBN 026206233X (hc : alk. paper)