- 159 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 19 cm.
- Additional Authors
- Batista, Helmut,Gerven Oei, Vincent W.J. van,
- "This project forms the sixth part of Jonas Staal's Art, Property of Politics series"--Colophon.Summary: "Explores the relationship between Spiritism and Modernism in Brazilian architecture. Central to the book is a systematic comparison between the spiritist city of Nosso Lar as described by the medium Chico Xavier, and the Modernist city of Brasília, the country's capital as designed by Lúcio Costa and Oscar Niemeyer"--Back cover.