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The Resource American apocalypse : the great fire and the myth of Chicago, Ross Miller

American apocalypse : the great fire and the myth of Chicago, Ross Miller

Label
American apocalypse : the great fire and the myth of Chicago
Title
American apocalypse
Title remainder
the great fire and the myth of Chicago
Statement of responsibility
Ross Miller
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Ross
Dewey number
720/.9773/1109034
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA735.C4
LC item number
M55 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architecture
  • Architecture
  • Architecture
  • Chicago (Ill.)
  • Great Fire, Chicago, Ill., 1871
Label
American apocalypse : the great fire and the myth of Chicago, Ross Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-272)
Contents
Introduction -- The Chicago fire: the making of a legend -- Reluctant modernism: the past as present -- Derrick time: architecture, memory, and the poetics of ruin -- The fire as image: architecture and the problem of loss -- The shanty and the skyscraper -- Wright's piano: imagining the new Chicago -- Chicago black and white: the court, the university, the Midway, and the street
Control code
ocm20392822
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 287 p.
Isbn
9780226525990
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
89020338
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)20392822
Label
American apocalypse : the great fire and the myth of Chicago, Ross Miller
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-272)
Contents
Introduction -- The Chicago fire: the making of a legend -- Reluctant modernism: the past as present -- Derrick time: architecture, memory, and the poetics of ruin -- The fire as image: architecture and the problem of loss -- The shanty and the skyscraper -- Wright's piano: imagining the new Chicago -- Chicago black and white: the court, the university, the Midway, and the street
Control code
ocm20392822
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 287 p.
Isbn
9780226525990
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
89020338
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)20392822

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