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Title AIA guide to Chicago / American Institute of Architects Chicago, Chicago Architecture Foundation, Landmarks Illinois ; with special assistance from the Commission on Chicago Landmarks ; introduction by Perry R. Duis ; preface by Geoffrey Baer ; Alice Sinkevitch, editor ; Laurie McGovern Petersen, third edition editor
Edition Third edition
Published Urbana [Illinois] : University of Illinois Press, [2014]


Description 1 online resource (xvi, 550 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Loop and South Loop -- North and northwest -- West side and Oak Park -- South and southwest
Summary "An unparalleled architectural powerhouse, Chicago offers visitors and natives alike a panorama of styles and forms. The third edition of the AIA Guide to Chicago brings readers up to date on ten years of dynamic changes with new entries on smaller projects as well as showcases like the Aqua building, Trump Tower, and Millennium Park. Four hundred photos and thirty-four specially commissioned maps make it easy to find each of the one thousand-plus featured buildings, while a comprehensive index organizes buildings by name and architect. This edition also features an introduction providing an indispensable overview of Chicago's architectural history."-- Provided by publisher
Notes "Special support provided by Alphawood Foundation Chicago."
Includes index
Print version record
Subject Architecture -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Guidebooks
ARCHITECTURE -- Adaptive Reuse & Renovation.
ARCHITECTURE -- Buildings -- Landmarks & Monuments.
ARCHITECTURE -- Professional Practice.
ARCHITECTURE -- Reference.
Chicago (Ill.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Guidebooks
Chicago (Ill.) -- Guidebooks
Illinois -- Chicago
Chicago, Ill.
Genre/Form Guidebooks
Form Electronic book
Author Sinkevitch, Alice, editor
Petersen, Laurie McGovern, editor
Duis, Perry, 1943- writer of introduction.
Baer, Geoffrey, writer of preface
American Institute of Architects. Chicago Chapter, author.
Chicago Architecture Foundation, author.
Landmarks Preservation Council of Illinois, author.
Commission on Chicago Landmarks.
University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus). Press, publisher.
ISBN 9780252096136
Other Titles American Institute of Architects guide to Chicago
Guide to Chicago