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Etruscan and Early Roman Architecture

Axel Boethiuss account begins about 1400 B.C. with the primitive villages of the Italic tribes. The scene was transformed by the arrival of the Greeks and by the Etruscans who by about 600 had Rome and Central Italy under their cultural spell.

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The Art Deco House

Modern architecture between the two world wars was a deliberate rejection of the past, causing a tension between traditional concepts of the home as warm, intimate, and comfortable and cool, futuristic visions of the house as a technological paradise.Art Deco was an attempt to resolve these tensions. Some of the most popular and influential architects and designers of the

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