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Creswell photographs re-examined : new perspectives on Islamic architecture

Author: Bernard O'Kane
Publisher: Cairo : American University In Cairo Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume of collected studies seeks to highlight the value of this collection for scholars, who can examine the visual evidence of architecture now destroyed or altered in order to better understand various aspects of these significant buildings. Contributors discuss such issues as epigraphy in domestic and religious architecture, employing early photographs as guides for modern restoration, and military  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Pictorial works
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Creswell photographs re-examined.
Cairo : American University In Cairo Press, 2009
(OCoLC)458110095
Named Person: K A C Creswell, Sir; K A C Creswell
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard O'Kane
ISBN: 9774162447 9789774162442 9781617970115 1617970115
OCLC Number: 694142397
Description: 1 online resource (xxiii, 332, [60] pages) : illustrations
Responsibility: edited by Bernard O'Kane.

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The Creswell photographic archive at the American University in Cairo is a resource of over 12,000 printed images of Islamic architecture. This volume highlights the value of this collection for  Read more...

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