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The Resource Frozen music : a literary exploration of California architecture, edited by David Chu ; foreword by John King

Frozen music : a literary exploration of California architecture, edited by David Chu ; foreword by John King

Label
Frozen music : a literary exploration of California architecture
Title
Frozen music
Title remainder
a literary exploration of California architecture
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Chu ; foreword by John King
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
720.9794
Index
no index present
LC call number
NA730.C2
LC item number
F76 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Chu, David
Series statement
A California legacy book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architecture
  • Architecture in literature
Label
Frozen music : a literary exploration of California architecture, edited by David Chu ; foreword by John King
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From Indians in overalls / Jaime de Angulo -- From A voyage of discovery to the North Pacific Ocean and round the world / George Vancouver -- From Ramona / Helen Hunt Jackson -- "Prayers from the past: early synagogues of San Francisco" / Gray Brechin -- From "The Chinese rewrite the letter of the law," in Driven out: the forgotten war against Chinese Americans / Jean Pfaelzer -- "The jumping-off place," from the American earthquake / Edmund Wilson -- "Mission San Luis Rey de Francia, and somewhat of the padre who does not die, from The California padres and their missions" / Charles Francis Saunders and J. Smeaton Chase -- "A coxhead breaks the rules," from Gables and fables: a portrait of San Francisco's Pacific Heights / Anne Bloomfield and Arthur Bloomfield -- "The continuous house" / Milo Hastings -- "Bernard Maybeck" / Winthrop Sargeant -- "The glass wall and Willis Polk," from The San Francisco experience / Harold Gilliam -- From "A vivacious landscape: urban visions between the wars" / Daniel P. Gregory -- "Bridge of bridges: a quantum leap into architectural glory" / Allan Temko -- From The dream come true: great houses of Los Angeles / Brendan Gill -- From "Hollyhock House," in The architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright / Neil Levine -- From Material dreams: Southern California through the 1920s / Kevin Starr -- "A tycoon's house was his petite architect's castle" / Lynne Olson -- "You have to pay for the public life" / Charles W. Moore -- "Nel mezzo del cammin di nostra vita" / Robert Duncan -- From Ask the dust / John Fante -- "Edifice wrecks" from One man's San Francisco / Herb Caen -- "Little boxes" / Malvina Reynolds -- "Suburbia revisited" / Allen G. Siple -- "Desert cool" / Kurt Andersen -- From "The Sea Ranch" / David Littlejohn -- From California crazy / Alan Cartnal -- From City of quartz: excavating the future in Los Angeles / Mike Davis -- "Rude awakening: quake jars assumptions: a critic's view" / Herbert Muschamp -- From Design for life" / Sim Van der Ryn -- From Ecotopia / Ernest Callenbach -- " Green architecture's grand experiment: part 1: The building: / Karen E. Steen -- "How to build the new world" / Giles Worsley -- "Good vibrations" and "Sanctum on the Coast" / Paul Goldberger -- "Skinner's room" / William Gibson -- "Center post for Kule Loklo" / Malcolm Margolin -- From Holy land: a suburban memoir / D.J. Waldie
Control code
ocn606235216
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 247 pages
Isbn
9781597141376
Lccn
2010014804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)606235216
Label
Frozen music : a literary exploration of California architecture, edited by David Chu ; foreword by John King
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From Indians in overalls / Jaime de Angulo -- From A voyage of discovery to the North Pacific Ocean and round the world / George Vancouver -- From Ramona / Helen Hunt Jackson -- "Prayers from the past: early synagogues of San Francisco" / Gray Brechin -- From "The Chinese rewrite the letter of the law," in Driven out: the forgotten war against Chinese Americans / Jean Pfaelzer -- "The jumping-off place," from the American earthquake / Edmund Wilson -- "Mission San Luis Rey de Francia, and somewhat of the padre who does not die, from The California padres and their missions" / Charles Francis Saunders and J. Smeaton Chase -- "A coxhead breaks the rules," from Gables and fables: a portrait of San Francisco's Pacific Heights / Anne Bloomfield and Arthur Bloomfield -- "The continuous house" / Milo Hastings -- "Bernard Maybeck" / Winthrop Sargeant -- "The glass wall and Willis Polk," from The San Francisco experience / Harold Gilliam -- From "A vivacious landscape: urban visions between the wars" / Daniel P. Gregory -- "Bridge of bridges: a quantum leap into architectural glory" / Allan Temko -- From The dream come true: great houses of Los Angeles / Brendan Gill -- From "Hollyhock House," in The architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright / Neil Levine -- From Material dreams: Southern California through the 1920s / Kevin Starr -- "A tycoon's house was his petite architect's castle" / Lynne Olson -- "You have to pay for the public life" / Charles W. Moore -- "Nel mezzo del cammin di nostra vita" / Robert Duncan -- From Ask the dust / John Fante -- "Edifice wrecks" from One man's San Francisco / Herb Caen -- "Little boxes" / Malvina Reynolds -- "Suburbia revisited" / Allen G. Siple -- "Desert cool" / Kurt Andersen -- From "The Sea Ranch" / David Littlejohn -- From California crazy / Alan Cartnal -- From City of quartz: excavating the future in Los Angeles / Mike Davis -- "Rude awakening: quake jars assumptions: a critic's view" / Herbert Muschamp -- From Design for life" / Sim Van der Ryn -- From Ecotopia / Ernest Callenbach -- " Green architecture's grand experiment: part 1: The building: / Karen E. Steen -- "How to build the new world" / Giles Worsley -- "Good vibrations" and "Sanctum on the Coast" / Paul Goldberger -- "Skinner's room" / William Gibson -- "Center post for Kule Loklo" / Malcolm Margolin -- From Holy land: a suburban memoir / D.J. Waldie
Control code
ocn606235216
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 247 pages
Isbn
9781597141376
Lccn
2010014804
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)606235216

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