In "Global City Blues", renowned architect Daniel Solomon presents a perceptive overview and insightful assessment of how the power and seductiveness of modernist ideals led us astray. As an alternative, Solomon discusses how architecture and cities can offer a vital counterbalance to the forces of sprawl, urban disintegration, and placelessness that have so transformed the contemporary landscape.
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(229mm x 152mm x 14mm)
Publisher: Island Press
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Author Biography - Daniel Solomon
Daniel Solomon, FAIA, is emeritus professor of architecture at the University of California, Berkeley and was named to Architectural Digest's list of 100 foremost architects in 1991 and 1995. He lives in San Francisco, California.