A handsome volume, annotated intelligently and accompanied by two excellent essays and original site photographs...instructive, interesting and occasionally entertaining. -- Times Higher Education Supplement
A remarkable document. -- Casabella, Nicholas Adams
Filled with marvelous arcana....but it also concerns itself with serious controversies... -- New York Times
Packaged in a handsome volume, annotated intelligently and accompanied by two excellent essays and original site photographs...Instructive, interesting... -- Times Higher Education Supplement, Karl Sabbagh
These notes combine the dry facts with sensitive observations....A welcome contribution to the history of high-rise building technology. -- APT Bulletin: The Journal of Preservation Technology, Anat Geva, Ph.D.
About the Author
Carol Willis, an architectural historian and founder of The Skyscraper Museum.