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The Resource American apocalypse : the great fire and the myth of Chicago, Ross Miller

American apocalypse : the great fire and the myth of Chicago, Ross Miller

Label
American apocalypse : the great fire and the myth of Chicago
Title
American apocalypse
Title remainder
the great fire and the myth of Chicago
Statement of responsibility
Ross Miller
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Ross
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architecture
  • Architecture
  • Architecture
  • Great Fire, Chicago, Ill., 1871
  • Architecture
  • Architecture
  • Architecture, Modern
  • Fires
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Label
American apocalypse : the great fire and the myth of Chicago, Ross Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-272)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The Chicago fire: the making of a legend -- Reluctant modernism: the past as present -- Derrick time: architecture, memory, and the poetics of ruin -- The fire as image: architecture and the problem of loss -- The shanty and the skyscraper -- Wright's piano: imagining the new Chicago -- Chicago black and white: the court, the university, the Midway, and the street
Control code
20392822
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 287 pages
Isbn
9780226525990
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
89020338
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
UMKC: Library's copy signed by author.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1319629
Label
American apocalypse : the great fire and the myth of Chicago, Ross Miller
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-272)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The Chicago fire: the making of a legend -- Reluctant modernism: the past as present -- Derrick time: architecture, memory, and the poetics of ruin -- The fire as image: architecture and the problem of loss -- The shanty and the skyscraper -- Wright's piano: imagining the new Chicago -- Chicago black and white: the court, the university, the Midway, and the street
Control code
20392822
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 287 pages
Isbn
9780226525990
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
89020338
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
UMKC: Library's copy signed by author.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1319629

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