Item description for 50 Buildings You Should Know by Isabel Kuhl...
Overview The fifty buildings presented here in chronological order represent the most compelling, intriguing, and awe-inspiring structures from all over the world. Along with the Pyramids of Cheops, the Parthenon, and the Colosseum, readers will learn about other masterpieces such as the Hagia Sophia in Turkey; Cambodia's Temple Complex at Angkor Wat; the Potala Palace in Lhasa; and the Jewish Museum in Berlin. Each entry features full color photographs of the structure along with informative text. From ancient Jordan and Guatemala to modern-day Manhattan and Munich, this world tour of great edifices offers a mini-course in architecture.--From publisher description.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 7.75" Height: 9.75" Weight: 1.45 lbs.
Release Date Sep 20, 2007
Publisher Prestel Publishing
ISBN 3791338382 ISBN13 9783791338385
Availability 0 units.
More About Isabel Kuhl
Isabel Kuhl is an art historian living in Cologne, Germany. Her previous books include Andy Warhol and Vincent van Gogh (both by Prestel).