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City baseball park design

Gregory Stephen Meyer

City baseball park design

tradition and urban space

by Gregory Stephen Meyer

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baseball fields -- United States,
  • Stadiums -- United States,
  • City planning -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Gregory Stephen Meyer
    ContributionsMiami University (Oxford, Ohio). Architecture Dept
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 158 leaves :
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14707995M

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Published by Alfred A. Knopf, Ballpark draws an irrefutable link between the evolution of baseball park design and America’s shifting attitudes towards architecture and urbanism. But rather than treat every baseball park as worthy of study, Goldberger provides a handful of examples to arrive at a simple yet compelling thesis: “In the.

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