"Reveals the eccentric treasure trove of commercial, civic, and domestic architecture that makes Palm Springs an oasis of progressive design. Palm Springs is a locus of Modernism unparalleled in the world. Such masters as Richard Neutra, John Lautner, R.M. Schindler, Lloyd Wright exercised their creative potential there, along with local talents as Albert Frey, William Cody, Stewart Williams and Donald Wexler. Filled with hundreds of archival and contemporary photos, plans and vintage ephemera."