3 edition of The World"s great architecture found in the catalog.
The World"s great architecture
|Statement||General editor : Patrick Nuttgens.|
|LC Classifications||NA200 W67 1980|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||320 p. :bill.|
|Number of Pages||320|
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The book is divided chronologically into two-page spreads on the architecture of the world from ancient times to the present. The text is minimal, only a couple of paragraphs per section. The rest of each section is devoted to illustrations, mostly in color and generally more informative than the text/5.
This is a great resource for anyone interested in Architecture. It gives really good background information on the history of architecture in many different areas of the world. And if you need some really good photographical examples, this a great book.
It also includes great picture descriptions so that you can relate it to the body of the by: Lavishly illustrated and super-condensed, Architecture: A World History is the perfect gift for any architecture buff. In this pocket-sized book bursting with illustrations, page after page is dedicated to significant architectural movements, time lines that explore the evolution of the practice, and capsule biographies of great architects.
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The Great Ages Of World Architecture is a comprehensive book for architecture undergraduates by G.K. Hiraskar. The book introduces students to a concise study of the history of architecture, covering the various principles, qualities and factors therein.
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About this Item: Random HouseHardcover. Condition: Very Good. Random House dj in mylar; A survey of world architecture from the ancient civilisations of the East and the Americas through the civilisations of Europe and the Western World to the advanced structures of the 20th century.
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