"...a brilliant document of the times...a work which uses history knowledgeably, skillfully, and creatively: a rarity." Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians
"...professionally informed, competitively astute, and perversely brilliant..." The Yale Review
"...these studies are brilliant...the kind of art history and theory that is rarely produced." The New York Times Ada Louis Huxtable
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Had to read this for my Theories of Popular Culture class for English. Read more
"Learning from Las Vegas" is a powerful argument for challenging root assumptions. In this particular case its assumptions about architecture and how modernism wanted to strip... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Randall L. Wilson
Great book on the analysis, of the architecture of Las vegas. This was a ground breaking analysis on the nature and an artistic analysis of what is going on in this city.Published on May 15, 2012 by Amazon Customer
this book is extremely condensed into a multitude of thumbnails or panoramas and text that never fails to reiterate its point. Read morePublished on March 2, 2007 by M. Moore