Story of Architecture / Edition 1

Story of Architecture / Edition 1

by Jonathan Glancey
     
 

ISBN-10: 0789493349

ISBN-13: 9780789493347

Pub. Date: 03/28/2003

Publisher: DK

Guiding readers through a staggering 5,000 years of world architecture, Jonathan Glancey's eminently knowledgeable, authoritative, and always fascinating insights make reading this book irresistible, despite the enormity of the subject. Featuring influential and innovative architects of every age, along with their masterpieces, from the ziggurat at Ur to the…  See more details below

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Guiding readers through a staggering 5,000 years of world architecture, Jonathan Glancey's eminently knowledgeable, authoritative, and always fascinating insights make reading this book irresistible, despite the enormity of the subject. Featuring influential and innovative architects of every age, along with their masterpieces, from the ziggurat at Ur to the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, this stylish, lavishly illustrated book shows the unique historical, geographical, and cultural elements that have influenced and literally shaped the world's greatest architecture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780789493347
Publisher:
DK
Publication date:
03/28/2003
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
403,645
Product dimensions:
8.56(w) x 10.81(h) x 0.56(d)
Age Range:
13 - 17 Years

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