Architecture: A Visual History

Hardback

Main Details

Title Architecture: A Visual History
Authors and Contributors      By (author)   Jonathan Glancey
Physical Properties
Format:Hardback
Pages:416
Dimensions(mm): Height 256,Width 206
CategoriesArchitecture
History of architecture
ISBN 9780241288436
ClassificationsDewey:720.9
Audience
General

Publishing Details

Publisher Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Imprint DK
Publication Date 15 May 2017
NZ Release Date 15 May 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom

Description

Architecture tells the story of the world's most incredible buildings, from the ancient world to the present day.Take a closer look at the beautiful details, principal elements, and decorative features of every architectural style, from China's Temple of Heaven and the Great Mosque of Damascus, to the Guggenheim museum and the London Olympic Velodrome. Architecture offers a truly worldwide look at historical and contemporary building, with breathtaking photography, intriguing cross-sections, and unique CGI artwork. Now fully updated, this stunning new edition covers contemporary architecture and green buildings, with incredible new photography to transport you to the most interesting and iconic buildings on earth.Previous edition ISBN 9781405310291