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Review: Home: A Short History of an IdeaUser Review - Terry Kearns - Goodreads
I'm finding it to be a page turner. I see the paintings, the antiques, the design magazines. I never really thought of how these things came to be. You mean we didn't always have nice chairs? Really? Read full review
Review: Home: A Short History of an IdeaUser Review - Katherine - Goodreads
Pretty interesting but it took me a long time to finish - it just didn't grab me. I did love how the author chose to look at how comfort has been defined through the centuries. It was a good book to ... Read full review
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Home: A Short History of an Idea WITOLD RYBCZYNSKI. William Heinemann, London, I988. 256 pp., IO illus. f12-95 cloth. ISBN 434 664 901. ...
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Title: Home : a short history of an idea / Witold Rybczynski. Publication info: New York : Viking, 1986. Subject term: Dwellings--Psychological aspects. ...
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Onion Theory Home: a Short History of an Idea - TIME
It is strange to realize how many things that are taken for granted as natural and eternal were invented at a specific time and place
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... toward non-technical readers—he has published nine books including “The Look of Architecture” (2001) and “Home: A Short History of an Idea” (1986). ...
In Home: A Short History of an Idea, Witold Rybczynski develops a definition of comfort. Using a variety of sources including paintings by Vermeer and the ...
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HOME: A Short History of an Idea. By Witold Rybczynski. Illustrated. 256 pages. Viking. $16.95. IN the opening chapter, ''Nostalgia,'' of this delightful, ...
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Comparison and Contrast in Witold Rybczynski's "Home" - Style and ...
In "Home: A Short History of an Idea," Canadian architect and writer Witold Rybczynski contrasts cultures that have adopted a sitting-up posture with those ...
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Title: Home a short history of an idea Witold Rybczynski. Author: Rybczynski, Witold. Book Review · Table of Contents · Fiction · Chapter · Summary ...
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In a Dark Time … The Eye Begins to See » Comfort and Well Being
Rybczynski’s Home: A Short History of an Idea ends with chapters entitled “Austerity €? and “Comfort and Well-being. €? Austerity is shorthand
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Home by Witold Rybczynski
Home: A Short History of an Idea by Witold Rybczynski Where exactly did the idea of home come from? ‘Home’ - that physical place we go to at the end of the ...
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