Architecture in Arcadia
Academy Editions, 1993 - Architecture - 96 pages
Examines the different attitudes to building in the countryside, placing due weight on the growing concerns for the gradual loss of productive territory to the city, the problem of the car, the importance of containing new town proposals, and the value of the traditional models in urban design.
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