The Death of an Art

Hayes, Howard
November 1942
New Republic;11/2/42, Vol. 107 Issue 18, p577
Focuses on the adverse effects of World War II on civilization, with special reference to the destruction of architecture. Facts revealed by aerial maps of European cities; Influence of the bombing plane on cities' defenses; Prediction of war effects on the residential architecture and landscaping in Washington state; Speculation on the effects of war on architects; Requirements for protecting vital centers; Possible effects of war on factories, power houses, bridges and dams.


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