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By Charles Correa, Kenneth Frampton

ISBN-10: 0500092680

ISBN-13: 9780500092682

Within the past due twentieth century, a number of the world's maximum architectural demanding situations lie now not within the West yet in what India's top recognized architect, Charles Correa, is excited to name the 3rd global. The architectural and concrete making plans suggestions proposed by means of this architect have received him an international following. His initiatives, totally documented during this quantity, were as vast ranging as they're extraordinary: low-rise, inexpensive, high-density housing, whole townships and extensions to significant towns, but additionally many person schemes and constructions, from the Gandhi Museum (1962-65) to the nationwide Crafts Museum in New Delhi (1975-90). This version research of an more and more influential determine is done through an in depth chronology and bibliography.

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