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1000 years of world architecture : an illustrated guide

Author: Francesca Prina; Elena Demartini
Publisher: London : Thames & Hudson, 2006.
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"1000 years of World Architecture charts the progression of Western architecture over the last millennium, from the Romanesque to the latest modern trends. 148 special features are dedicated to the greatest architects, styles, movements and themes, each with a concise introductory text and illustrations of the most important works. Thirty-six analyses of masterpieces shed light on particularly significant individual  Read more...
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Prina, Francesca.
1000 years of world architecture.
London : Thames & Hudson, 2006
(OCoLC)645747625
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francesca Prina; Elena Demartini
ISBN: 9780500342299 0500342296
OCLC Number: 71238810
Description: 429 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 22 cm
Contents: Overview; Guide to 1,000 Years of Architecture, composed of 148 subjects, each presented on a pair of facing pages; References; Biographies; Glossary; Index of names, places and works.
Other Titles: One thousand years of world architecture
Thousand years of world architecture
Responsibility: Francesca Prina and Elena Demartini.

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A guide to the main characteristics, movements and regional variants of a millennium of Western architecture, from the early Romanesque to the most recent contemporary trends. It deals with some of  Read more...

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