Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollectionsLisbon Portugal Development And Redevelopment
IN THE NEWS

Lisbon Portugal Development And Redevelopment

FEATURED ARTICLES
NEWS
December 17, 1990 | WILLIAM D. MONTALBANO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The fire began in a third-floor storeroom before dawn on a hot summer's day. It burned for 10 hours through the center of Lisbon, claiming two lives, wiping out 2,000 jobs, destroying shops of old wood and fine silk, consuming memories of poets and empire, charring the city's soul. "Some values are irreplaceable. For Lisbon, the Chiado is one of them," said Gonzalo Ribeiro Talles, an architect and former city councilman. The historic hillside Chiado district burned on Aug.
ARTICLES BY DATE
NEWS
December 17, 1990 | WILLIAM D. MONTALBANO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The fire began in a third-floor storeroom before dawn on a hot summer's day. It burned for 10 hours through the center of Lisbon, claiming two lives, wiping out 2,000 jobs, destroying shops of old wood and fine silk, consuming memories of poets and empire, charring the city's soul. "Some values are irreplaceable. For Lisbon, the Chiado is one of them," said Gonzalo Ribeiro Talles, an architect and former city councilman. The historic hillside Chiado district burned on Aug.
Los Angeles Times Articles
|