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Old June 7th, 2010, 03:11 AM   #341
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I look forward to seeing this view in a few years when Carnegie 57, Torre Verre and 225 West 57th provide a trio of new 300+m towers looming over the Park (not to mention 250 E 57th and 400 Park Avenue).

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Old June 10th, 2010, 12:30 AM   #342
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fantastic!


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for the Pelasgians, too, were a Greek nation originally from the Peloponnesus
The Roman Antiquities of Dionysius of Halicarnassus
http://penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/...assus/1B*.html

Macedonia, of course, is a part of Greece". Strabo, VII, Frg. 9
http://penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/...ragments*.html

But north of the gulf, the first inhabitants are Greeks called Epirotes....
Procopius
http://books.google.com/books?id=9m6...page&q&f=false

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Old June 10th, 2010, 04:20 PM   #343
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a bit old but still good...

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Old June 10th, 2010, 04:32 PM   #344
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That first one is such a sweet NYC view...
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Old June 10th, 2010, 04:35 PM   #345
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Old June 10th, 2010, 04:39 PM   #346
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Old June 10th, 2010, 04:41 PM   #347
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Old June 10th, 2010, 05:10 PM   #348
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Old June 10th, 2010, 05:55 PM   #349
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Old June 10th, 2010, 06:32 PM   #350
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great pics desertpunk! is that the vision machine building above? looks cool.
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Old June 10th, 2010, 06:36 PM   #351
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It's the new academic building for Cooper Union by Morphosis and Thom Mayne, but it does look like a vision machine!
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yeah i know lol, i meant that one...

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this cooper union building and vision machine work together perfectly.
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Old June 10th, 2010, 07:43 PM   #353
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Ah yes, the one Jean Nouvel did get built so far!
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Ah yes, the one Jean Nouvel did get built so far!
right, nouvel. i couldn't remember the architect's name anymore ... can't wait till tower verre starts to rise!
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The Roman Antiquities of Dionysius of Halicarnassus
http://penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/...assus/1B*.html

Macedonia, of course, is a part of Greece". Strabo, VII, Frg. 9
http://penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/...ragments*.html

But north of the gulf, the first inhabitants are Greeks called Epirotes....
Procopius
http://books.google.com/books?id=9m6...page&q&f=false

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Old June 11th, 2010, 04:33 AM   #356
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I have to visit Chicago this summer. I do miss the views of the lake when all the boats are out.

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Old June 11th, 2010, 05:44 AM   #357
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Old June 11th, 2010, 05:51 AM   #358
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From my trip to chicago in Feb.

No one turns a corner like Meis!!!!


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oh Sullivan, sneaking in those initials in the details


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personally chicago has numerous beautiful details. I wished I would have taken more.
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personally chicago has numerous beautiful details. I wished I would have taken more.
God is in the details, so they say...

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