Iconic LA : stories of LA's most memorable buildings / Gloria Koenig ; foreword by Frank O. Gehry.

Author
Koenig, Gloria [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Glendale, Calif. : Balcony Press, 2000.
Description
119 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm

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"Los Angeles is a city of instant recognition. The thirteen buildings of Iconic LA, identifiable the world over, demonstrate the personality and power of Los Angeles as a major metropolis. Their stories are the story of a city in progress, an urban biography that tells a century's worth of history."--BOOK JACKET.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [116]-118).
Contents
  • Mission San Fernando Rey
  • Bradbury Building
  • Hollyhock House
  • Watts Towers
  • Hollywood Bowl
  • City Hall
  • Grauman's Chinese Theatre
  • Griffith Observatory
  • Union Station
  • The LAX Theme Building
  • Case Study House #22
  • The Getty Center
  • Disney Concert Hall.
Other title(s)
Iconic L.A.
ISBN
  • 1890449083
  • 9781890449087
LCCN
00131710
OCLC
45197665
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