Pool A Dip Into Outdoor Swimming Pools - The History, Design And People Behind Them
Pools built in the 1930s are often sleek and elegant—and this lavish volume captures their unique beauty in a series of spectacular photographs. Architectural historian Christopher Beanland picks the best examples from around the world, including the nearly 450-foot-deep seawater pool in Vancouver, Canada; Siza's concrete sea pools in Porto, Portugal; and the restored art deco pool in Saltdean, UK. There’s also plenty of historical background, plus interviews with pool users around the globe.
Author: Christopher Beanland