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Title The New York waterfront : evolution and building culture of the port and harbor / edited by Kevin Bone ; essays by Mary Beth Betts ... [and others] ; commissioned photographs, Stanley Greenberg.

Published New York : Monacelli Press, 1997.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Archit  307.141609747 NEWY    AVAILABLE
Physical description 280 pages : illustrations (some colour), maps ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [278]-280).
Contents Masterworks / John Jay Iselin -- The Printed Whale (In Search Of) / John Hejduk -- Reflections on the Essential City / Kevin Bone -- The Beautiful Lake: The Promise of the Natural Systems / Donald Squires and Kevin Bone -- Masterplanning: Municipal Support of Maritime Transport and Commerce 1870-1930s / Mary Beth Betts -- Horizontal City: Architecture and Construction in the Port of New York / Kevin Bone -- Transforming the Edge: Overview of Selected Plans and Projects / Gina Pollara -- Evolving Purposes: The Case of the Hudson River Waterfront / Michael Z. Wise, Wilbur Woods and Eugenia Bone -- Modest Endeavors: Reclaiming the Shoreline / Michael Z. Wise.
Summary Created by a team of architects, historians, teachers, and students, The New York Waterfront is an unprecedented documentation of the rise and fall of the waterfront's architectural, technological, industrial, and commercial existence over the past 150 years.
Other author Bone, Kevin.
Betts, Mary Beth.
Greenberg, Stanley, 1956-
Subject Waterfronts -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
Waterfronts -- New York (State) -- New York -- Design and construction -- History.
Harbors -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
City planning -- New York (State) -- New York -- History.
ISBN 1885254547