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Delirious New York by Rem Koolhaas

Delirious New York

Delirious New York by Rem Koolhaas
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Dec 01, 1997 | 320 Pages
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Table Of Contents

Delirious New YorkIntroduction
Prehistory
Coney Island: The Technology of the Fantastic

The Double Life of Utopia: The Skyscraper
The Frontier in the Sky
The Skyscraper Theorists
The Lives of a Block: The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel and the Empire State Building
Definitive Instability: The Downtown Athletic Club

How Perfect Perfection Can Be: The Creation of Rockefeller Center
The Talents of Raymond Hood
All the Rockefeller Centers
Radio City Music Hall: The Fun Never Sets
Kremlin on Fifth Avenue
2 Postscripts

Europeans: Biuer! Dali and Le Corbusier Conquer New York
Postmortem
Appendix: A Fictional Conclusion
Notes
Acknowledgments
Credits

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