This book is only for the architecture or history nerd (I am both). This audio book made it very clear to me, architectural space can be described but without a floor plan or elevation or even a concept of the building, it is very hard to listen to a review criticizing it. It is even harder to understand unless you know the details of the buildings talked about. It is also very dated material so don't expect a modern reinterpretation of an old building. On the other hand, if you know what the reviewer is talking about, the time frame of architectural history, and willing to accept a very opinionated art critic rambling on social issues of architecture of the 20th century, this is great!
a little. I want more audio books on architecture. While i drive or working i can be learning.... but architecture space is hard to understand from a simple narrative.
There should be an updated editorial about each review when translated into audio... date and time of article for each building would be more helpful also. The titles of the chapters need to be listed a lot better... chapter 1-77 is not a way to list individual reviews. This is not a chronological story telling so no reason to listen in any order. Jump around if you know where to jump to.
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There needs to be more audio books on architecture!
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