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Download Frank Lloyd Wright Audiobook (Unabridged)

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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (161 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Ada Louise Huxtable Narrator: Carrington MacDuffie Publisher: Books on Tape Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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From the Pulitzer Prize-winning architecture critic for The New York Times comes an intimate, behind-the-scenes portrait of the world-renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright. In this book, Huxtable looks at the architect and the man, exploring the sources of his tumultuous and troubled life and his long career as a master builder, as well as his search for lasting, true love. Huxtable discusses Wright's masterpieces, including Taliesin, rebuilt after tragedy and murder; the Imperial Hotel, one of the few structures that survived the catastrophic 1923 Japanese earthquake; and the tranquil Fallingwater visited by millions each year. Through the journey, Huxtable takes us not only into the mind of the man who drew the blueprints, but also into the very heart of the medium, which he changed forever. Download and start listening now!

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  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Katie | 1/7/2014

    " Excellent biography of FLW. Well written, well organized, and interesting insight into the legend and person FLW. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Naomi | 9/23/2013

    " short biography of FLW, focusing more on his work than his life. very interesting. "

  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 by Randee | 8/23/2013

    " In fairness, I was looking for more insight into Frank Lloyd Wright the man. This focused more heavily on the architecture so I am sure it was a far better read for those who wanted those details. Another genius only a mother...and several odd women...could love. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Trish | 8/6/2013

    " I read this book after visiting Taliesin in Wisconsin. Frank Lloyd Wright always seemed to be at the center of controversy, but he was a very creative and groundbreaking architect who constantly pushed the boundaries. "

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