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Holford

A study in architecture, planning and civic design

By Iain Gordon Cherry, Gordon Cherry, L. Penny

Routledge – 1990

Series: Planning, History and Environment Series

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    978-0-7201-1786-8
    January 1st 1990

Description

Through a biography of this major architect, planner and civic designer, the authors provide a fascinating analysis of the developments in British architecture and planning from the 1930's to the 1970's.

Contents

Part One: The making of an architect. Prologue. Liverpool. Italy. Part Two: A promising career. Liverpool again. Architecture writ large. Part Three: The new planning. Reconstruction. The ministry of town and country planning. Part Four: Principles and practice. Making plans. Testing times. Part Five: A very public life. The committee man. The architect and his office. The latter days. Part Six: Holford in pespective. A backward glance. Notes. Index.

Name: Holford: A study in architecture, planning and civic design (Hardback)Routledge 
Description: By Iain Gordon Cherry, Gordon Cherry, L. Penny. Through a biography of this major architect, planner and civic designer, the authors provide a fascinating analysis of the developments in British architecture and planning from the 1930's to the...
Categories: Urban Design, Planning History, City and Urban Planning, Architecture