Genesis of an idea

a study in the growth of Louis Sullivans tall office buildings. by Colin Button

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  • Sullivan, Louis H -- 1856-1924.

Edition Notes

Dissertation(Architecture Diploma) - Brighton Polytechnic, 1992.

ContributionsBrighton Polytechnic. School of Architecture and Interior Design.
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Open LibraryOL20715898M

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God places Adam and Eve in the garden of Eden, depicted as the perfect unity of heaven and earth. God blesses them and appoints them to rule the earth as his representatives.

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3 And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. 4 God saw that the light was good, and he separated the light from the darkness. 5 God called the light “day,” and the darkness he called “night.” And there was evening, and there was morning—the first day.

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While Jochebed hides in a shelter to protect her son from being murdered, she tells him the story of her people over the course of a dangerous night.