Louis I. Kahn's Jewish architecture : Mikveh Israel and the midcentury American synagogue /

In 1961, famed architect Louis I. Kahn (1901-1974) received a commission to design a new synagogue. His client was one of the oldest Sephardic Orthodox congregations in the United States: Philadelphia's Mikveh Israel. Due to the loss of financial backing, Kahn's plans were never realized....

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Main Author: Solomon, Susan G.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Waltham, Mass. : Brandeis University Press ; Hanover [N.H.] : Published by University Press of New England, ©2009.
Series:Brandeis series in American Jewish history, culture, and life.
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Location: Main Stacks

Call Number: 720.973 K12so
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