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There goes the neighborhood : ten buildings people loved to hate / Susan Goldman Rubin.

Author/creator Rubin, Susan Goldman
Format Book and Print
Edition1st ed.
Publication InfoNew York : Holiday House, ©2001.
Description96 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Subject(s)
Contents 1. The Washington Monument, Washington, D.C. -- 2. The Eiffel Tower, Paris, France -- 3. The Flatiron Building, New York, New York -- 4. Philip Johnson's glass house, New Canaan, Connecticut -- 5. Frank O. Gehry's house, Santa Monica, California -- 6. Neuschwanstein, Hohenschwangau, Germany; Sleeping Beauty castle, Anaheim, California -- 7. Solomon R. Guggenheim museum, New York, New York -- 8. Pompidou Center, Paris France -- 9. Walker community library, Minneapolis, Minnesota -- 10. McDonald's, worldwide.
Abstract Chronicles how ten architectural eyesores became beloved symbols of the cities, countries and culture to which they belong. Includes the Washington Monument and Eiffel Tower.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 93) and index.
LCCN 00036953
ISBN0823414353 (hardcover)
ISBN9780823414352 (hardcover)

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