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MECHANIZATION TAKES COMMAND: A Contribution to Anonymous History by  Siegfried Giedion - Hardcover - 1970 - from johnson rare books & archives (SKU: 74131)

MECHANIZATION TAKES COMMAND: A Contribution to Anonymous History

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MECHANIZATION TAKES COMMAND: A Contribution to Anonymous History

by Giedion, Siegfried

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New York: Oxford University Press, 1970. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. Third printing. A critical history of mechanization seen in its historical and sociological aspects, this seminal work is credited with establishing a new kind of historiography. Tall octavo: 743 p. with 501 illustrations. Original blue cloth-covered boards over a red cloth spine, with silver titles. A very good copy in a very good dust jacket with some general shelfwear.

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Bookseller
johnson rare books & archives US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
74131
Title
MECHANIZATION TAKES COMMAND: A Contribution to Anonymous History
Author
Giedion, Siegfried
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very good
Jacket condition
Very good
Quantity-available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1970
Keywords
Architecture, Mechanization, Historiography
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Architecture;

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