Building Chicago The Architectural Masterworks

ISBN-10: 0847848701
ISBN-13: 9780847848706
Authors: John Zukowsky, Gary T. Johnson, The Chicago History Museum
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Building Chicago presents the best of this country’s first city of architecture. Colloquially known as America’s "second city," Chicago is widely regarded as this country’s crown jewel when it comes to architecture. The roster of masters who have helped shape its skyline and streetscape stands as a who’s who of the architectural pantheon from the last two hundred years, from Louis Sullivan, Daniel Burnham, and Frank Lloyd Wright to Mies van der Rohe and Frank Gehry. Lavishly illustrated, this volume compellingly displays the masterworks of Chicago architecture—from the Chicago Tribune Tower (1925) and the Rookery (1888) by Burnham & Root to the Trump International Hotel and Tower (2008) by…    

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications, Incorporated Number of pages: 304 Dimensions: 11.50" wide x 11.50" long x 1.50" tall Weight: 5.632 lbs. Language: English