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In the aftermath of World War II, design was key to a new way of living as carefully thought-out principles were applied to new homes and commercial buildings across the country. From open plan living to new materials in buildings and furnishing, the 1950s marked a bright new era.

About the Author

Sophie Leighton has an MA in the History of Art from The Courtauld Institute and is now a curator at the Victoria and Albert Museum. The author lives in England.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780747807117
Author:
Leighton, Sophie
Publisher:
Shire Publications
Subject:
Social history
Subject:
History - Contemporary (1945- )
Subject:
Interior Design - General
Subject:
Europe - Great Britain - General
Subject:
Nineteen fifties.
Subject:
Interior decoration -- Great Britain.
Subject:
General-General
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Shire Library
Series Volume:
488
Publication Date:
20091131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
40 B/W; 40 COL
Pages:
56
Dimensions:
8.00x5.70x.30 in. .25 lbs.

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Architecture » History » Contemporary (1945-)
Arts and Entertainment » Architecture » Houses
Children's » Activities » General
Children's » General
History and Social Science » Europe » Great Britain » General History
History and Social Science » Politics » General
History and Social Science » World History » England » General
History and Social Science » World History » General
Home and Garden » Interior Design » General
Sports and Outdoors » Sports and Fitness » Sports General

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