Story of Architecture
Edition: 2nd 1997 (Revised)
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Description: A concise and well illustrated history of world architecture, this serves as an ideal introduction for anyone wanting to understand the world's architectural heritage, from the earliest cities of the Middle East to the latest developments.
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All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
List price: $27.95
Copyright year: 1997
Publisher: Phaidon Press Limited
Publication date: 8/14/1997
Size: 9.00" wide x 9.75" long x 0.75" tall
|Some Basic Facts about Architecture: Vernacular Architecture|
|Barbaric Splendour: The First Civilizations|
|The Geometry of Immortality: Ancient Egypt|
|Holy Mountain and Sacred Womb: The Asian Sub-Continent|
|Puzzles and Modules: China and Japan|
|Ritual of Blood: Meso-America|
|The Landscape of the Gods: Ancient Greece|
|The Authority of Competence: Ancient Rome|
|The Worshipping Community: Early Christian and Byzantine|
|The Order and the Sanctuary: Romanesque|
|The Flowering of the Desert: Islam|
|The Metaphysics of Light: Medieval and Gothic|
|The Scale of Human Perfection: The Renaissance in Italy|
|Crossing the Alps: The Spread of the Renaissance|
|The Drama of Shapes and Space: Baroque and Rococo|
|The Prophets of Elegance: Romantic Classicism|
|From Pioneers to Establishment: The Americas and Beyond|
|The Triumph of the Iron Masters: The Search for a Style|
|A New Vision: The Turn of the Century|
|Designing for a New Society: The International Style|
|The Architecture of Pluralism: The End of Certainty|
|Biographies of Architects|