African modernism : the architecture of independence : Ghana, Senegal, Côte d'Ivoire, Kenya, Zambia /
"In the 1950s and 1960s most African countries gained their independence. Architecture became one of the principal means by which the young nations expressed their national identity. Parliament buildings, central banks, stadiums, convention centers, universities and independence memorials were...
|Imprint:||Zurich, Switzerland : Park Books, |
|Description:||639 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps, plans, portraits ; 32 cm|
|Subject:||Architecture -- Africa -- History.|
Architecture, Modern -- 20th century.
Modern movement (Architecture) -- Africa -- History.
Modern movement (Architecture) -- Africa -- Pictorial works.
Nationalism and architecture -- Africa.
Symbolism in architecture -- Africa.
Nation-building -- Africa.
Modern movement (Architecture)
Nationalism and architecture.
Symbolism in architecture.
|Format:||Map Print Book|
|URL for this record:||http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/10385512|