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Post-Modern Buildings in Britain by Elain Harwood
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Imagine a history of gay London written by a Calvinist preacher from the Outer Hebrides.

The text is grimly factual: "The discothèque has a dance floor measuring 7.5 times 12.25 metres, which is lit by lamps in the following colours: blue, red, yellow
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Post-Modern Buildings in Britain by Elain Harwood
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Imagine a history of gay London written by a Calvinist preacher from the Outer Hebrides.

The text is grimly factual: "The discothèque has a dance floor measuring 7.5 times 12.25 metres, which is lit by lamps in the following colours: blue, red, yellow
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Revisiting Postmodernism by Adam Nathaniel Furman
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Concise but at the same time wide-ranging -- Farrell's personal experience at the forefront of postmodernism is well complemented by Furman's thorough knowledge and assured analysis of postmodern architecture and its place in history
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Mannerheim by J.E.O. Screen
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Both volumes are very much products of their eras, and often lack the critical distance needed. This is especially true of the first one with its weird teleological notion that Mannerheim's years in Russian service would somehow have been preparation ...more
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Ett långt farväl  by Max Engman
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