New York 1960: Architecture and Urbanism Between the Second World War and the Bicentennial

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Monacelli Press, 1997 - Photography - 1374 pages
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New York 1930: architecture and urbanism between two world wars

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This exuberant, lavishly produced volume chronicles the decades between the wars, when New York City was transformed into a mecca for art, entertainment, business, and commerce. The tumultuous period ... Read full review

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Certainly the best in this series (AM Stern's NYC series) and an incrdible trove of info and pictures for anyone interested in Architecture, mid-century modern design, urban planning/ renewal, and New York. Read full review

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About the author (1997)

Robert A. M. Stern is the founding partner of Robert A. M. Stern Architects and dean of the Yale School of Architecture. He is the author of the monumental five-volume history of New York's architecture and urban development, concluding with "New York 2000," The author lives in New York.

Thomas Mellins is an architectural historian & critic. He collaborated on "New York 1880", "New York 1930", & "New York 1960" & was an editor at the Institute for Architecture & Urban Studies.

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