Temples for a modern god religious architecture in postwar America

After World War II, Americans constructed an unprecedented number of synagogues, churches, cathedrals, chapels, and other structures. This book provides a study of American religious architecture in the postwar period, and it reveals the diverse and complicated set of issues that emerged just as one...

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Main Author: Price, Jay M.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2013, 2013
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:After World War II, Americans constructed an unprecedented number of synagogues, churches, cathedrals, chapels, and other structures. This book provides a study of American religious architecture in the postwar period, and it reveals the diverse and complicated set of issues that emerged just as one of the nation's biggest building booms unfolded
Physical Description:1 online resource ill., port
ISBN:9780199980482