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A beguiling combination of anecdote, analysis, and opinion, London: Bread and Circuses is Jonathan Glancey's personal and political take on a city he loves.

Synopsis:

This illustrated guide to the changing architecture of London argues that new developments are a deliberate distraction from the city's economic and political problems.

Synopsis:

Explores London"s Millennial follies and asks how and where London might now channel its energies.

About the Author

Jonathan Glancey is Architecture and Design Editor of the Guardian, a position he previously held at the Independent. An Honorary Fellow of the Royal Institute of British Architects, his previous books include New British Architecture, Twentieth Century Architecture and The Story of Architecture.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781859844649
Author:
Glancey, Jonathan
Publisher:
Verso
Subject:
General
Subject:
International Architecture - British
Subject:
Criticism
Subject:
Architecture-Britain and Ireland
Subject:
Architecture -- History.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20031231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
158
Dimensions:
8 x 5.25 x 0.4 in 0.4 lb

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