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The Le Corbusier guide

by Deborah Gans

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Published by Princeton Archtiectural Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Le Corbusier, 1887-1965 -- Catalogs,
  • Architecture, Modern -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 264-269) and index.

    StatementDeborah Gans ; introductory note by Alan Plattus.
    GenreCatalogs.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA1053.J4 A4 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination285 p. :
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL700803M
    ISBN 101568981198
    LC Control Number97049111

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Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Meet Le Corbusier--book designer. Coined the "Architect of the Twentieth Century," Le Corbusier's buildings have long been a part of the canon of modern architecture. He was a challenging figure who mainly designed based on his "five points of new architecture," in order to bring man's living up to speed with the technology, aesthetics, and politics of his age.