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Domesticity at War.
Colomina, Beatriz.
Domesticity at War.
Colomina shows how postwar American architecture adapted the techniques and materials that were developed for military applications to domestic use. Just as manufacturers were turning wartime industry to peacetime productivity, going from missiles to washing machines, American architects and cultural institutions were, in Buckminster Fuller's words, turning "weaponry into livingry."

Category: Architecture, History & Theory
Binding: Cl.
Pages: 680 pp
Publisher: MIT Press
Year: 2007
Publication Place: Barcelona,
ISBN: 0262033615
Book Id: 72857

Price: $49.95

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