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An Architectural Tour

MIT( )
Author: Shand-Tucci, Douglass
Photographer: Horner, John
Foreword by: Jarzombek, Mark
Preface by: Reif, L. Rafael
Series title:The Campus Guide Ser.
Publication Date:May 2016
Publisher:Princeton Architectural Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $34.95
Book Description:

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) was founded in 1861 as the cornerstone of Copley Square in Boston's Back Bay, then the center of a progressive, proto-globalist Brahmin culture committed to intellectual modernism and educational innovation. MIT founder William Barton Rogers's radical vision to teach by "mind and hand" was immediately successful. In 1916 MIT, growing by leaps and bounds, moved its campus to the nearby Charles River Basin in Cambridge, where...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Architecture / Regional
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.5 x 10.13 x 1 Inches
Book Weight:2.464 Pounds

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