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6 edition of California Crazy found in the catalog.

California Crazy

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Chronicle Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Restaurants,
  • U.S. Architecture - South,
  • Photography,
  • 20th Century Architecture,
  • Vernacular architecture,
  • Architecture,
  • Public, Commercial, or Industrial Buildings,
  • General,
  • Architecture / General,
  • History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -,
  • 20th century,
  • California

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages139
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8109908M
    ISBN 100877011710
    ISBN 109780877011712

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California Crazy by J. Heimann Download PDF EPUB FB2

InLos Angeles historian Jim Heimann wrote a book about the oddball roadside architecture that has dotted the American landscape since the advent of the auto. Published by Chronicle Books as California Crazy, it stayed in print for nearly 20 years. Finally, here is the greatly expanded new edition of that sought-after classic/5(10).

The California Crazy concept is expanded to include domestic architecture, eccentric signage, and the automobile as a fanciful object.

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The California Crazy concept is expanded to include California Crazy book architecture, eccentric signage, and the automobile as a fanciful object. Jim Heimann is the Executive Editor for TASCHEN America. A cultural Category: Books > Architecture & Design. "It's really based around the car and the transition of commerce from pedestrian streets to roadside," said Jim Heimann, the author of "California Crazy," a new edition of a book that has.

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Author Jim Heimann updated the book in with California Crazy and Beyond/5. the ‘california crazy’ concept is also expanded to include domestic architecture, eccentric signage, and the automobile as a fanciful object.

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[Image: courtesy Taschen] InHeimann introduced this unique form of architecture to the world with a book called California Crazy. Now, Heimann is back with his third edition of the tome Author: Katharine Schwab.

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California Crazy by Alan Cartnal. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, Hardcover. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged.

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