PDF | This book is the first English translation of the German architect Bruno Taut’s early twentieth-century anthology Die Stadtkrone (The City Crown). Written . A communal center modeled after the medieval cathedral or temple crowned Taut’s city. In his anthology Die Stadtkrone (The City Crown). When published in , a few months after the end of WWI, Die Stadtkrone became a In his anthology, German architect Bruno Taut champions the use of .

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The City Crown by Bruno Taut

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This page was last edited on 25 Augustat The essays place The City Crown in the context of Taut’s other utopian books, his extensive work in housing, and within the broader history of the early twentieth century.

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Die Stadtkrone or City Crown is a concept of Urban planning put forward by German expressionist di, and particularly championed by Bruno Taut in the early part of the 20th century.

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