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The World"s Greatest Architecture

Past and Present

by D. M. Field

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Book Sales .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criticism,
  • Architecture,
  • History - General,
  • Sale Books

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages408
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8103270M
    ISBN 100785813276
    ISBN 109780785813279

    From the Publisher. This intriguing volume showcases of the world’s most admired and timeless structures. A representative sampling includes churches, castles /5(24). The Chinese born architect came to study architecture in the United States as a teenager and later became one of the greatest architects of modern architecture. Almost 80 years later I.M. Pei’s work can be seen worldwide and are noted for their unique use of geometric forms and incorporating Chinese influences into his work.

      The Architecture Book: Architecture as Art and Literature In the grand scheme of history, the journey from Stonehenge to Notre Dame to the Sydney Opera House has been a diminutive span indeed. Architecture is an almost universally fascinating subject.   A Frank Lloyd Wright monograph disguised as a children's book and a photo reportage of African modernism shot by Iwan Baan have been chosen as Author: Jessica Mairs.

    "The World's Greatest Architecture" offers a panoramic view of nearly individual buildings, each recognized as great buildings, from the earliest times to the present, and from every culture, including those, the majority of non-western cultures, where the division between art 5/5(1).   The best architecture and design books of New A comprehensive catalogue of a defining architecture style, this book is a great addition to any architecture-obsessed bookshelf.


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