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This is the blurb: When it did, the lives of everyone involved in its construction were utterly changed: Helen Pitt tells the stories of the people behind the magnificent white sails of the Sydney Opera House. From the famous conductor and state premier who conceived the project; to the two architects whose lives were so tragically intertwined; to the workers and engineers; to the people of Sydney, who were alternately beguiled and horrified as the drama unfolded over two decades.
With access to diaries, letters, and classified records, as well as her own interviews with people involved in the project, Helen Pitt reveals the intimate back story of the building that turned Sydney into an international city. It is a tale worthy of Shakespeare himself.
Shell explores the era, a time when Australia was not ready for ambitious architecture yet only too ready to follow the US into the disastrous Vietnam War. You will need this ISBN if searching online for the book. If you Google the SOH, all you get for your search is pages and pages of tourism and mysteriously other books about it but not this one.A prize of $5, Australian (approximately $3,) is given annually for a poem.
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