Modern architecture: a critical history

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Oxford University Press, 1980 - Architecture - 324 pages
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Review: Modern Architecture: A Critical History (World of Art)

User Review  - Eric Moran - Goodreads

Fluffy, but Frampton is incredible in his historical writing. Read full review

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User Review  - Stefan Elsholtz - Goodreads

The best book I have found on modern architecture - not for the uninitiated, but those with background already will find a lot of deep insights here. Read full review

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About the author (1980)

Kenneth Frampton is the Ware Professor of Architecture at the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation at Columbia University.

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