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Ash, Maurice Anthony (1917–2003)

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

Third edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199674985
Published online May 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191752988
Ash, Maurice Anthony (1917–2003)

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impassioned critic of post-1939–45 bleak, high-rise housing-estates, he declared that the mess made of British cities in the 1940s, ’50s, ’60s, and ’70s was a mirror of the values held by those in power. A supporter of the British ...

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