Louis I. Kahn (Hardcover)

Building Art, Building Science

By Thomas Leslie

George Braziller, 9780807615409, 248pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2005



Philadelphia architect Louis I. Kahn was one of the most influential American architects of the 20th century. Leslie shows that Kahn was also an extraordinarily gifted technologist and that his careful presentation of engineering principles set the stage for the high-tech movement in Europe and America.