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Author Smith, Michael G., author
Title Designing Detroit : Wirt Rowland and the rise of modern American architecture / Michael G. Smith
Imprint Detroit, Michigan : Wayne State University Press, [2017]
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  NA737.R682 S65 2017    AVAILABLE    30610020538690
Descript xii, 498 pages : illustrations (some color), maps, charts, plans ; 27 cm
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Series Great Lakes books
Great Lakes books
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 421-478) and index
Architectural terms illustrated -- Preface -- Introduction -- Working for "The Dean" -- Back to schools -- The City's top designer -- Columns of stone, columns of words -- New work, new freedoms -- A breakthrough -- Two kings of Griswold Street -- End of the round arch -- Aftershocks -- A great depression -- Church and state -- Acknowledgments -- Apendixes -- Published works by Wirt Rowland -- Essential reading -- Further reading -- Tables -- Selected jobs, 1912-1917: Malcomson and Higginbotham -- Selected jobs, 1910-1922: Albert Kahn, Architects and Engineers -- Selected jobs, 1922-1930: Smith, Hinchman, and Grylls -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Subject Rowland, Wirt C. (Wirt Clinton), 1878-1946
Architects -- Michigan -- Biography
Biography. fast (OCoLC)fst01423686
Alt Title Wirt Rowland and the rise of modern American architecture
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