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ARCHITECTURE IN UNIFORM: DESIGNING AND BUILDING FOR THE SECOND WORLD WAR. Jean-Louis Cohen. Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal, 2011. Published in association with Editions Hazan, Paris. Distributed in the U.S.A. by Yale University Press, New Haven. 448 pp. with 388 ills. (198 col.). 25 x 18 cm. LC 2011-6761 ISBN 9782754105309 In English.
Presents an in-depth study of the modernization of international architectural theory and practice during the period spanned by the bombing of Guernica in 1937 and the Japanese surrender following the American bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945, examining such topics as the innovative new buildings erected for industrial production during World War II, architecture's participation in actual warfare, the role of cities in the air war and the fortunes of individual architects in the various theaters of war.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — 1900-1945 — Architecture
Plans: 71,01,05,07,15,17,24
Worldwide Number: 033958
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