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Rise Tectonic Machines! Construct the Exigent City!

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ISBN-10: 194180604X

ISBN-13: 9781941806043

Edition: 2013

Authors: Marcus Shaffer, Peter Lynch, Kyna Leski

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The book is a collection of drawings, models, and prototypes, which represent the author's progress in making a humanitarian building-making machine for use in [re]constructing environments of displacement. As an introduction to the project, the author assembles an architectural program (purpose) for such a device. Short text essays touch upon:- Conditions in IDP (Internally Displaced Persons) Camps that warrant automated building systems.- The need for emergency city-making as means of housing displaced urban peoples.- The lack of architecture/design in environments of displacement.- The advantages of systems-based approaches to emergency housing as compared to drop-in-place structure…    
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Book details

List price: $18.00
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: ORO Editions
Publication date: 6/19/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 100
Size: 7.75" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.990
Language: English

Peter Lynch is the vice-chairman of Fidelity Management and Research. Lynch wrote "One Up on Wall Street," "Beating the Street," and "Learning to Earn," all of which are guides to investing, tracking, and reading the stock market.