Skyscrapers

Skyscrapers

by Ben Sonder
     
 
From the moment the first skyscraper was erected in the late nineteenth-century, it was on its way to becoming the preeminent urban structure. The skyscraper is an architectural phenomenon, which never ceases to fascinate and awe. Skyscrapers is a photographic and anecdotal tour of the world's most admired skyscrapers.
  • Features a selection of

Overview

From the moment the first skyscraper was erected in the late nineteenth-century, it was on its way to becoming the preeminent urban structure. The skyscraper is an architectural phenomenon, which never ceases to fascinate and awe. Skyscrapers is a photographic and anecdotal tour of the world's most admired skyscrapers.

  • Features a selection of skyscrapers, from the Woolworth Building in the United States to the Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur; from the Pirelli Tower in Italy to the Rialto Towers in Australia
  • Contains more than one hundred breathtaking photographs that display the magnificence of the world's skyscrapers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781567998283
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
09/15/1999
Pages:
120
Product dimensions:
10.80(w) x 12.54(h) x 0.62(d)

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