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GUIDE TO NEW YORK CITY LANDMARKS, 4E

“New York’s lifeblood is its landmarks–its historic neighborhoods, its incomparable buildings, its distinctive streets. This book will guide you through the extraordinary places that make New York New York.” –Paul Goldberger, Architecture critic, The New Yorker “This vital book will not only offer interesting information and insights on New York City’s 90 historic districts, 1,181 […]

PRESERVATION OF MODERN ARCHITECTURE serves as a comprehensive professional reference for architects and preservation professionals

Works of modern architecture, built from approximately the 1920s to the 1970s, are threatened today by demolition, neglect, or insensitive alterations. And although awareness of endangered modern buildings is growing, the threats continue. Non-profit organizations such as the World Monuments Fund, DOCOMOMO International and the Recent Past Preservation Network are working to save these works. […]

PRESERVATION OF MODERN ARCHITECTURE

May 9, 2008 — Works of modern architecture, built from approximately the 1920s to the 1970s, are threatened today by demolition, neglect, or insensitive alterations. And although awareness of endangered modern buildings is growing, the threats continue. Non-profit organizations such as the World Monuments Fund, DOCOMOMO International and the Recent Past Preservation Network are working […]