Harvard University: An Architectural Tour

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Princeton Architectural Press, Jul 1, 2001 - Architecture - 344 pages
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The newest titles in the Princeton Architectural Press Campus Guide series take readers on an insider's tour of Harvard University and the University of Cincinnati. Beautifully photographed in full color, the guides present architectural walks of two American campuses distinguished by landmark buildings-Harvard revealing stories of ivy-clad historic buildings and Cincinnati showcasing its major contemporary works of art, architecture, and landscape. One of the most prestigious universities in the world, Harvard is steeped in tradition and famous for its unique American Colonial campus which dates back to 1636. It features pre-Revolutionary, colonial, and classical buildings as well as more recent designs by Jose Luis Sert, LeCorbusier, and Walter Gropius.

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First Church Burying Ground Old Yard
Church Street to Lower Brattle Street
Winthrop Park and the Gold Coast
The Environs of St Pauls
Nineteenth and Twentieth Centary Harvard 13 2
The New Yard and Memorial Hall
Dana Hill to the Delta
Divinity School and Shady Hill 212
Schools of Medicine Public Health and Dental 272
Kennedy School of Government Harvard Stadium 288
The Coolidge Residential Colleges 306

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About the author (2001)

Douglass Shand-Tucci's books include "The Art of Scandal", the bestselling biography of Isabella Steward Gardner; "Boston Bohemia", and "Harvard University", with photographs by Richard Cheek and a foreword by Neil Rudenstine. The origin of his book "The Crimson Letter" is a speech Shand-Tucci, a 1972 graduate of Harvard College, gave to the Gay and Lesbian Caucus in 1997. He lives in Boston's Back Bay.

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