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By Alexander Tzonis

This paintings, winner of the 1992 American Institute of Architects Award, surveys and a part a long time of architectural initiatives in Europe. It starts off with the finishing touch of the 1st commissions embodying the information that sprang out of the exuberant occasions of 1968, and ends with the legit unification of Europe. It contributes to modern debates on structure and will be worthy as a resource reference.

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