||Buildings, landscapes, and societies
Buildings, landscapes, and societies. ^A984171
||Introduction : public architecture in the modern world -- Sweden : Gothenburg and its courthouse -- Asplund's multiple visions, 1913-1937 -- Asplund's building and modern law -- Asplund's reputation and the catastrophic reception -- Managing modernisms at home -- Public architecture after Asplund.
||"Explores the work of Swedish architect Gunnar Asplund, focusing on his courthouse extension (1933-36) in the port city of Gothenburg. Places Asplund's building into the wider context of public architecture in Europe from 1900 to 1950"--Provided by publisher.
|Bibliography note||Includes bibliographical references and index.|
|ISBN||9780271059846 (cloth : alk. paper)|
|ISBN||0271059842 (cloth : alk. paper)|