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Author Loew, Sebastian.

Title Modern architecture in historic cities : policy, planning, and building in contemporary France / Sebastian Loew
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1998
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Description 1 online resource (x, 264 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of illustrations; Acknowledgements; Introduction; The history of planning and heritage protection in France; Control of new construction; Case studies; Clients and their agents; Participants in the control of development; Conclusions and lessons; Glossary; Questionnaire sent to Architectes des Btiments de France; Bibliography; Index
Summary Modern Architecture in Historic Cities illustrates why France has been so successful in combining conservation and modernity, and points to important lessons for other countries which can be drawn from the French experience
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-257) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Architecture and history -- France.
Architecture and state -- France.
Architecture -- France -- 20th century.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203380223 (electronic bk.)
0415154928 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780203380222 (electronic bk.)
9780415154925 (cloth ; alk. paper)