Pioneering British High-tech
By Stirling and Gowan, Foster Associates and Richard Rogers Partnerships - Engineering Department Building, Leicester University, 1963, Willis Faber Dumas Building, Ipswich, 1974, The Lloyd's Building, London, 1986 (Architect
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|Format:||Hardback, 180 pages|
|Other Information: ||45 colour & 165 b&w illustrations, 60 line drawings, chronologies, lists, bibliographies|
|Published In: ||United Kingdom, 01 August 1999|
Part of a series that places buildings within their historical context, this text considers the Engineering Department Building at Leicester University, the Willis Faber Dumas Building and the Lloyd's Building. It includes specially produced technical drawings that explain how the buildings were detailed and put together. By looking at the buildings together, the reader can analyze and chart the development of modern British architecture and examine the distinctive approaches taken by three different partnerships.
Table of Contents
Leicester University Engineering Building: photographs; drawings; chronology; building credit list. Willis Faber & Dumas Building: photographs; drawings; chronology; building credit list. Lloyd's Building: photographs; drawings; chronology; building credit list.
|Publisher: ||Phaidon Press Ltd|
|Dimensions: ||30.0 x 30.0 x 2.0 centimeters (1.61 kg)|