9780520260153

Los Angeles: The Architecture of Four Ecologies

Banham, Reyner

ISBN 10: 0520260155 / 0-520-26015-5
ISBN 13: 9780520260153
Publisher: University of California Press
Publication Date: 2009
Binding: Softcover
Editorial Reviews for this title:
Synopsis:
Reyner Banham examined the built environment of Los Angeles in a way no architectural historian before him had done, looking with fresh eyes at its manifestations of popular taste and industrial ingenuity, as well as its more traditional modes of residential and commercial building. His construct of "four ecologies" examined the ways Angelenos relate to the beach, the freeways, the flatlands, and the foothills. Banham delighted in this mobile city and identified it as an exemplar of the posturban future. In a spectacular new foreword, architect and scholar Joe Day explores how the structure of Los Angeles, the concept of "ecology," and the relevance of Banham's ideas have changed over the past thirty-five years.

Editorial reviews may belong to another edition of this title.
 

Los Angeles: The Architecture of Four Ecologies: Search Results

1.
Los Angeles ? The Architecture of Four Ecologies ? Second Edition (ISBN: 9780520260153)
Banham, Reyner
ISBN 10: 0520260155
ISBN 13: 9780520260153
Bookseller: Paperbackshop-US (Secaucus, NJ, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: > 20

Book Description: University of California Press, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US. Bookseller Inventory # TC-9780520260153

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 19.50
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
2.
Los Angeles: The Architecture of Four Ecologies (Paperback) (ISBN: 9780520260153)
Banham, Reyner
ISBN 10: 0520260155
ISBN 13: 9780520260153
Bookseller: The Book Depository US (Gloucester, ., United Kingdom)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: University of California Press, United States, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2nd Revised edition. 210 x 140 mm. Language: English Brand New Book. Reyner Banham examined the built environment of Los Angeles in a way no architectural historian before him had done, looking with fresh eyes at its manifestations of popular taste and industrial ingenuity, as well as its more traditional modes of residential and commercial building. His construct of four ecologies examined the ways Angelenos relate to the beach, the freeways, the flatlands, and the foothills. Banham delighted in this mobile city and identified it as an exemplar of the posturban future. In a spectacular new foreword, architect and scholar Joe Day explores how the structure of Los Angeles, the concept of ecology , and the relevance of Banham s ideas have changed over the past thirty-five years. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9780520260153

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 25.24
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
3.
Los Angeles: The Architecture of Four Ecologies (Paperback) (ISBN: 9780520260153)
Banham, Reyner
ISBN 10: 0520260155
ISBN 13: 9780520260153
Bookseller: The Book Depository (Gloucester, UK, United Kingdom)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: University of California Press, United States, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2nd Revised edition. 210 x 140 mm. Language: English Brand New Book. Reyner Banham examined the built environment of Los Angeles in a way no architectural historian before him had done, looking with fresh eyes at its manifestations of popular taste and industrial ingenuity, as well as its more traditional modes of residential and commercial building. His construct of four ecologies examined the ways Angelenos relate to the beach, the freeways, the flatlands, and the foothills. Banham delighted in this mobile city and identified it as an exemplar of the posturban future. In a spectacular new foreword, architect and scholar Joe Day explores how the structure of Los Angeles, the concept of ecology , and the relevance of Banham s ideas have changed over the past thirty-five years. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9780520260153

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 25.36
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
4.
Los Angeles ? The Architecture of Four Ecologies ? Second Edition (ISBN: 9780520260153)
Banham, Reyner
ISBN 10: 0520260155
ISBN 13: 9780520260153
Bookseller: Paperbackshop-US (Secaucus, NJ, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: > 20

Book Description: University of California Press, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK. Bookseller Inventory # WF-9780520260153

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 22.81
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
5.
Los Angeles: The Architecture of Four Ecologies (ISBN: 9780520260153)
Banham, Reyner
ISBN 10: 0520260155
ISBN 13: 9780520260153
Bookseller: Kennys Bookshop and Art Galleries Ltd. (Galway, N/A, Ireland)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: University of California Press. Book Condition: New. 2009. 2nd Edition. Paperback. The Architecture of Four Ecologies. 296 pages, Illustrations. Examines the built environment of Los Angeles, looking at its manifestations of popular taste and industrial ingenuity, as well as its traditional modes of residential and commercial building. This title also examines 'four ecologies' in the ways Angelenos relate to the beach, the freeways, the flatlands, and the foothills. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1KBBWF; AMX. Dimension: 209 x 141 x 19. Weight: 352. . . . . . Over 350,000 customers served online!. Bookseller Inventory # V9780520260153

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 29.53
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE From Ireland to U.S.A.
6.
Los Angeles The Architecture of Four Ecologies Format: Paperback (ISBN: 0520260155 / 0-520-26015-5)
Banham, Reyner
ISBN 10: 0520260155
ISBN 13: 9780520260153
Bookseller: INDOO (Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating
Quantity Available: > 20

Book Description: University of California Press. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0520260155

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 26.93
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
7.
Los Angeles (ISBN: 9780520260153)
Banham, Reyner
ISBN 10: 0520260155
ISBN 13: 9780520260153
Bookseller: English-Book-Service - A Fine Choice (Waldshut-Tiengen, BW, Germany)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: 2009. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # EA9780520260153

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 26.28
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.48
From Germany to U.S.A.
8.
Los Angeles (ISBN: 9780520260153)
Banham, Reyner
ISBN 10: 0520260155
ISBN 13: 9780520260153
Bookseller: Chiron Media (OXON, ., United Kingdom)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 4

Book Description: University of California Press 2009-03-17, 2009. Book Condition: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Bookseller Inventory # NU-GRD-00433108

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 25.90
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.89
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
9.
Los Angeles: The Architecture of Four Ecologies (ISBN: 9780520260153)
Banham, Reyner
ISBN 10: 0520260155
ISBN 13: 9780520260153
Bookseller: Kennys Bookstore (Olney, MD, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: University of California Press. Book Condition: New. 2009. 2nd Edition. Paperback. The Architecture of Four Ecologies. 296 pages, Illustrations. Examines the built environment of Los Angeles, looking at its manifestations of popular taste and industrial ingenuity, as well as its traditional modes of residential and commercial building. This title also examines 'four ecologies' in the ways Angelenos relate to the beach, the freeways, the flatlands, and the foothills. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1KBBWF; AMX. Dimension: 209 x 141 x 19. Weight: 352. . . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland . Bookseller Inventory # V9780520260153

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 32.09
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE Within U.S.A.
10.
Los Angeles - The Architecture of Four Ecologies (ISBN: 9780520260153)
Banham, Reyner
ISBN 10: 0520260155
ISBN 13: 9780520260153
Bookseller: Hennessey + Ingalls (Santa Monica, CA, U.S.A.)
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating
Quantity Available: 1

Book Description: University of California Press March 2009, 2009. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reyner Banham examined the built environment of Los Angeles in a way no architectural historian before him had done, looking with fresh eyes at its manifestations of popular taste and industrial ingenuity, as well as its more traditional modes of residential and commercial building. His construct of 'four ecologies' examined the ways Angelenos relate to the beach, the freeways, the flatlands, and the foothills. Banham delighted in this mobile city and identified it as an exemplar of the posturban future. In a spectacular new foreword, architect and scholar Joe Day explores how the structure of Los Angeles, the concept of 'ecology,' and the relevance of Banham's ideas have changed over the past thirty-five years. Bookseller Inventory # 155871

Bookseller & Payment Information | More Books from this Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 28.95
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
View All Listings for this Book