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Origins of Form: The Shape of Natural and Man Made Things

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Nature's facts essential to the designer's overall knowledge and understanding of form.
Paperback, 143 pages
Published by Architectural Book Publishing Co Inc.,U.S. (first published January 1st 2013)
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Ash Moran
I stumbled upon this apparently unknown (unknown as in it doesn't even have any reviews on Amazon) gem in the catalogue of a discount mail order book store. The subtitle, "The shape of natural and man made things- why they came to be the way they are and how they change" is deceptively simple.

Christopher Williams describes the causes and changes of forms as beautifully flowing stories, whether it's the path of an atom moving from atmosphere to organism to atmosphere, the evolution of craftsmens'
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