Alvar Aalto, the Mature Years

Alvar Aalto, the Mature Years

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Baker & Taylor
In the last of a three-part biography, the author traces the noted Finnish architect's life and career from 1939 to his death in 1976

Book News
The third volume in this biography of the Finnish architect begins in 1939 (Aalto is already famous as WWII begins), ends with his death in 1979, and encompasses his personal history as well as the political, economic, and social circumstances of his life. Elegantly produced, with many photos. Surprisingly, there are no references and no bibliography. Translated from the Finnish original (Otava Publishing Co., Finland, 1989). Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Publisher: New York : Rizzoli, 1991
ISBN: 9780847813292
Branch Call Number: 720.948 AALTO
Characteristics: 328 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Notes: Includes index
Translation of: Den mänskliga faktorn


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