Survival City : adventures among the ruins of atomic America / Tom Vanderbilt.

Author
Vanderbilt, Tom [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Princeton Architectural Press, c2002.
Description
228 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

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Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [211]-225).
Contents
Introduction : Looking for Dr. Strangelove : the Cold War as archaeology -- Dead city : the metropolis targeted -- Survival City : this is only a test -- The domestication of doomsday : new buildings for the perilous atomic age -- The underground city : the architecture of disappearance -- Twentieth-century castles : missile silos in the heartland -- The secret landscape : some Cold War traces -- Postscript: September 11, 2001.
ISBN
1568983050
LCCN
2001007800
OCLC
48620465
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