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Iconic Building: The Power of Enigma Hardcover – 24 Apr 2005

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  • Hardcover: 192 pages
  • Publisher: Frances Lincoln (24 April 2005)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0711224269
  • ISBN-13: 978-0711224261
  • Product Dimensions: 20.1 x 2.2 x 30.3 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 598,299 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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It's funny and it's clever, and the book ... is also short and concise enough to make its point sharply and memorably || A study of our current obsession with shock-value architecture which reads all the more crisply for its mocking elegance of discourse

About the Author

Charles Jencks is the author of several best-selling books on architecture. He divides his time between lecturing, writing and designing in the USA, in the UK and in Europe.

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