Lifted : a cultural history of the elevator / Andreas Bernard ; translated from German by David Dollenmayer.

Author
Bernard, Andreas, 1969- [Browse]
Uniform title
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : New York University Press, [2014]
Description
309 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.

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Notes
"Originally published as Die Geschichte des Fahrstuhls : über einen beweglichen Ort der Moderne, ©2006 Fischer Taschenbuch Verlag in der S. Fischer Verlag GmbH, Frankfurt am Main"--Title page verso.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-305) and index.
Contents
Introduction: The History of Technology : New York, 1854 -- The Breach through the Building : Organizing the Vertical -- From Attic to Penthouse : The Vertical Hierarchy of Buildings -- Controls -- Interiors.
ISBN
  • 9781479880423 (alkaline paper)
  • 1479880426 (alkaline paper)
  • 9781479873487 (alkaline paper)
  • 1479873489 (alkaline paper)
  • 0814787169 (hardback : alkaline paper)
  • 9780814787168 (hardback : alkaline paper)
LCCN
2013035477
OCLC
857897837
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