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Houston lost and unbuilt

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University of Texas Press , Austin
Lost architecture -- Texas -- Houston, Unbuilt architectural projects -- Texas -- Houston, Houston (Tex.) -- Buildings, structures
StatementSteven R. Strom.
SeriesRoger Fullington series in architecture
Classifications
LC ClassificationsNA735.H68 S77 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23213623M
ISBN 139780292721135
LC Control Number2009017503
OCLC/WorldCa318870296

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I got the book Houston: Lost & Unbuilt for Christmas this year, and I gotta admit, its a great book, filled with high-resolution pictures of the lost treasures of architectural history. Besides being somewhat out of date () and unable to account for more lost treasures (the Foleys Buildin.

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Winner, San Antonio Conservation Society Citation, Good Brick Award, Greater Houston Preservation Alliance, Julia Ideson Award, Friends of the Texas Room, Houston Lost and Unbuilt presents an extensive catalogue of twentieth-century public and commercial buildings that have been lost forever, as well as an intriguing selection of buildings that never made it off the drawing board.

The lost buildings (or lost interiors of buildings) span a wide range, from civic gathering places such as the Brand: Steven R Strom.

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It stems from articles Mr. Strom wrote about Houston and it’s ever changing city-scape. Houston lost and unbuilt.

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[Steven Strom] -- Presents an extensive catalogue of twentieth-century public and commercial buildings that have been lost forever during the steady and systematic destruction of the city's built environment, as well Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript.

Some features of WorldCat will not be available. Houston Lost and Unbuilt presents an extensive catalogue of twentieth-century public and commercial buildings that have been lost forever, as well as an intriguing selection of buildings that never made it off the drawing : University of Texas Press.

The "unbuilt" section of the book includes numerous previously unpublished architectural renderings of proposed projects such as a multi-building city center, monorail, and people mover system, all which reflect Houston's fascination with the future and optimism that technology will solve all.

Houston Lost and Unbuilt presents an extensive catalogue of twentieth-century public and commercial buildings that have been lost forever, as well as an intriguing selection of buildings that never made it off the drawing board.5/5(1).

But because this wholesale restructuring of Houston's built environment has happened in peacetime, historically minded people have only recently sounded an alarm over what is being lost and the toll this destruction is taking on Houstonians' sense of n Lost and Unbuilt presents an extensive catalogue of twentieth-century public and Price: $ The ''unbuilt'' section of the book includes numerous previously unpublished architectural renderings of proposed projects such as a multi-building city center, monorail, and people mover system, all which reflect Houston's fascination with the future and optimism that technology will solve all.

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A former director and architectural archivist at the Houston Metropolitan Research Center, Strom is the author of the award-winning book Houston Lost and Unbuilt.

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