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Great architecture of the world

Author: John Julius Norwich
Publisher: New York, NY : Da Capo Press, 2003.
Series: A Da Capo paperback
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Great Architecture of the World is not only a major and lasting reference work, but also an aesthetic treasure. For the student its style of illustration is explicit and informative; for the traveler a gazetteer is added, giving a country-by-country listing of the world?s greatest buildings; and for all of us, this volume provides an exciting and compelling history of our common architectural heritage.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Julius Norwich
ISBN: 0306810425 9780306810428
OCLC Number: 54033372
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: London : Mitchell Beazley, 1975.
Includes index.
Description: 288 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 29 cm.
Series Title: A Da Capo paperback
Responsibility: general editor, John Julius Norwich.

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Here is a chronicle of the greatest monuments created by mankind, told by fourteen architectural historians and illustrated with more than 800 original diagrams, annotated drawings, and photographs.  Read more...

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