Elain Harwood is the historian at Historic England responsible for its post-war research and listing programme. Her publications on the subject include England's Post-war Listed Buildings and Space, Hope and Brutalism: English Architecture 1945-1975 and many articles for Twentieth-Century Architecture, the journal of the Twentieth Century Society. She is also the co-editor of 100 Buildings 100 Years, 100 Houses 100 Years and 100 Churches 100 Years.
'For readers interested in architecture this is definitely a book
to place on the coffee table' * Devon Life *
'Harwood's contribution to this genre is a valuable and pleasurable one' * Cercles *
'A flickable full-colour guide that's easy and accessible to read' * Reclaim *
'This enjoyable survey illustrates quite how theatrical [the Art Deco] moment was' * FT Weekend, 'Essential Reads of 2019' *
'An authoritative guide to a much-loved architectural style.' * Grand Designs *