Published to coincide with the 50th anniversary of D-Day, "Back to the Front" is designed by the collaborative team Diller + Scofidio (see also Flesh) and includes their newest project, sited on the tour route of the five D-Day beaches. Seductive in its design and production, "Back to the Front" provides critical analyses of the complex relationship between tourism and war as related forms of conquest. "Back to the Front" is comprised of three sections. The first presents suitCase Studies: the Production of a National Past, ...

Back to the Front: Tourisms of War 1996, Princeton Architectural Press

ISBN-13: 9781568980140


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