Skyscrapers: A History of the World's Most Extraordinary Buildings

Skyscrapers: A History of the World's Most Extraordinary Buildings

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781579127879
Publisher: Hachette Books
Publication date: 10/01/2008
Pages: 160
Product dimensions: 7.80(w) x 18.00(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Judith Dupré, New York Times bestselling author has written many books about architecture, including Bridges, Churches, and Monuments. She consults on large-scale infrastructure projects and lectures at Yale and other universities. She lives in New York. Visit www.judithdupre.com.


Adrian Smith is considered the foremost architect of supertall skyscrapers in the world. Formerly with Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, his buildings include Burj Dubai, the Jin Mao Tower in Shanghai, and the Trump International Tower in Chicago, where he lives and works.

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