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dc.contributor.author Brink, Basil
dc.date.accessioned 2012-03-05T09:43:08Z
dc.date.available 2012-03-05T09:43:08Z
dc.date.issued 1999-02
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10500/5490
dc.description This article is a condensed version of a paper presented at the Planning History Group's conference in Stellenbosch in April 1998, which is available at http://hdl.handle.net/10500/5487. en
dc.description.abstract The artcle outlines the planning and construction history of Esselenpark and shatters some of the myths surrounding its construction. It examines why such an anachronistic, labour intenive and expensive complex was built in the classical tradition when modernism held sway in South Africa. Finally, it describes present uses and possible future developments. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Railways Africa en
dc.subject Railways campus design architecture en
dc.title Esselenpark - The Railways University in the Veld en
dc.type Article en


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