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Bergdoll traces this experimentation in a broad range of contexts, focusing in particular on the relation of architectural bergdolk to new theories of history, new categories of scientific inquiry, and the broadening audience for architecture in this period of transformation.

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This comprehensive examination of eighteenth and nineteenth-century architecture explores its extreme diversity within the context of tremendous social, economic and political upheaval.

It has great photos to go along with the text! Where Gothic came from — the urge to celebrate medieval times and styles as descriptive of national history and then, the notion that the two could be blended in all kinds of ways successfully.

European Architecture 1750-1890

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Although most of the action was primarily lead by France, and Paris in particular [with great competitions and public debate] but Britain and even Germany participated. Early Medieval Architecture Roger Stalley.

European Architecture – Barry Bergdoll – Oxford University Press

Jo rated it liked it May 18, Modern Architecture Since I got this for my art history class on architecture in London and Paris. It was a great help for my research paper and to get more information on the buildings that eeuropean were studying. Ekropean quote it has an unrivalled consistency of argument Unlike traditional surveys with long lists of buildings and architects, the themes are elucidated by in-depth coverage of key buildings which in turn are situated in both their local and European context.

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Evelyn Vasquez rated it it was amazing Sep 04, Especially good at addressing German and Central European development in a concise manner. Like a well done modern textbook, it has wonderful images of the buildings, lots of margin space for notes, fine paper and durable high quality binding, an excellent index with over items, an index of all images with source and dates, a very useful bibliography that also makes recommendations for further reading on specific topics covered, a glossary of special terms not easily found online, and a comprehensive graphic timeline.

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Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. It has wonderful photographs and illustrations, and gives the reader a sense of the great excitement of the period.

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Bergdolls offers a penetrating analysis of the very ways issues of style functioned to make architecture one of the most vitally experimental of art forms in a period of sweeping political, social, and economic change. No trivia or quizzes yet. New technology and architectural form; 8. The Photograph Graham Clarke. How about an online Amazon “Look Inside” feature that allows you to easily search for any word used in architectkre book, to find each page it is used on, with the sentence it is located in.

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