Table of Contents
Part I: The Bauhaus influence and Harvard's
first modern architects.
Introduction: on the pendulum or at the
Gropius and Breuer: opposite sides of the
Barnes: the puzzle of post-war housing.
Franzen: the hut and the machine.
Johansen: the figure within the field.
Philip Johnson assisted by Landis Gores: two
roads diverged within a wood.
Noyes: the perfect student.
Pei: memory of a garden.
Rudolph: the prodigal son return.
Part II: Spreading the word, far and wide:
the influence on other designers.
Stoller: photographer as modern architect.
Blake: writer as modern architect.
Scully: historian as modern architect.
Afterword by Philip Johnson.