Mid-Century Modern Architecture Travel Guide: West Coast USA Paperback
by Sam Lubell
A must-have guide to one of the most fertile regions for the development of Mid-Century Modern architecture This handbook - the first ever to focus on the architectural wonders of the West Coast of the USA - provides visitors with an expertly curated list of 250 must-see destinations.
Discover the most celebrated Modernist buildings, as well as hidden gems and virtually unknown examples - from the iconic Case Study houses to the glamour of Palm Springs' spectacular Modern desert structures.
Much more than a travel guide, this book is a compelling record of one of the USA's most important architectural movements at a time when Mid-Century style has never been more popular.
First-hand descriptions and colour photography transport readers into an era of unparalleled style, glamour, and optimism.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 384 pages
- Publisher: Phaidon Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 24/10/2016
- Category: History of architecture
- ISBN: 9780714871950