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Breaking the confines

Author: Flavio Conti
Publisher: Boston : HBJ Press, ©1978.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discusses and presents some of the greatest architecture of all time, including the Empire State Building, Golden Gate Bridge, The Sugar Loaf, Jaipur Observatory, The Great Wall of China, Sydney Opera House, The Great Pyramids at Giza, and the Nubian Temples.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Conti, Flavio, 1943-
Breaking the confines.
Boston : HBJ Press, ©1978
(OCoLC)690900641
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Flavio Conti
ISBN: 0150037309 9780150037309
OCLC Number: 4003694
Notes: Translation of La sfida alla natura.
Description: 168 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm.
Contents: The great pyramids at Giza, Egypt --
The Great Wall, People's Republic of China --
Jaipur Observatory, India --
The Nubian Temples, Egypt --
The Sugar Loaf of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil --
Empire State Building, New York City --
Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco --
Sydney Opera House, Australia.
Other Titles: Sfida alla natura.
Responsibility: Flavio Conti ; translated by Patrick Creagh.

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Discusses and presents some of the greatest architecture of all time, including the Empire State Building, Golden Gate Bridge, The Sugar Loaf, Jaipur Observatory, The Great Wall of China, Sydney Opera House, The Great Pyramids at Giza, and the Nubian Temples.

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