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Writing about architecture

Alexandra Lange

Writing about architecture

mastering the language of buildings and cities

by Alexandra Lange

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Published by Princeton Architectural Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architectural criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMastering the language of buildings and cities
    StatementAlexandra Lange ; with photographs by Jeremy M. Lange
    SeriesArchitecture brief series
    ContributionsLange, Jeremy M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA2599.5 .L36 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25392183M
    ISBN 109781616890537
    LC Control Number2011032750

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In the classroom the teacher sometimes is not able to focus on the individual matters of each student. Refer to the Writing .The book considers the process, methods, and value of architecture writing based on Carter Wiseman’s thirty years of personal experience writing, editing, and teaching young architects how to .De architectura (On architecture, published as Ten Books on Architecture) is a treatise on architecture written by the Roman architect and military engineer Marcus Vitruvius Pollio and dedicated to his patron, the emperor Caesar Augustus, as a guide for building the only treatise on architecture to survive from antiquity, it has been regarded since the Renaissance as the first book.