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Witold Rybczynski (born in 1 March 1943, in Edinburgh, Scotland), is a Canadian-American architect, professor and writer.

Rybczynski was born in Edinburgh of Polish parentage and raised in Surrey, England before moving at a young age to Canada. He received Bachelor of Architecture (1966) and Master of Architecture (1972) degrees from McGill University in Montreal.

Rybczynski has written more than 300 articles and papers on the subject of housing, architecture, and technology, many of which are aimed at a non-technical readership and have earned considerable readership and respect, in a wide variety of magazines, including The Wilson Quarterly. Currently, he writes many of these articles as architecture critic for Slate.

After twenty years spent teaching at McGill University, he now lives in Philadelphia and is the Martin and Margy Meyerson Professor of Urbanism at the University of Pennsylvania, where he is also founding co-editor of the Wharton Real Estate Review. He currently serves on the U. S. Commission of Fine Arts.

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Total Books: 66
City Life
1996 - City Life (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780684825298
ISBN-10: 0684825295
Genre: Engineering & Transportation
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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City Life Urban Expectations In A New World
1995 - City Life Urban Expectations in a New World (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780684813028
ISBN-10: 0684813025
Genres: Nonfiction, Engineering & Transportation
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Paper Heros Appropriate Technology Panacea or Pipe Dream
1991 - Paper Heros Appropriate Technology Panacea or Pipe Dream (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780140153750
ISBN-10: 0140153756
Genre: Science & Math
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Waiting for the Weekend
1991 - Waiting for the Weekend (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780670830015
ISBN-10: 0670830011
Genres: Sports & Outdoors, Nonfiction
  • Currently 2.8/5 Stars.
 2

The Most Beautiful House in the World
1990 - The Most Beautiful House in the World (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780140105667
ISBN-10: 0140105662
Genres: Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Engineering & Transportation
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
 5

The Most Beautiful House in the World
1989 - The Most Beautiful House in the World (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780670819812
ISBN-10: 0670819816
Genres: Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Engineering & Transportation
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
 2

Taming the Tiger  The Struggle to Control Technology
1983 - Taming the Tiger the Struggle to Control Technology (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780670693597
ISBN-10: 0670693596
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