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From the mysterious Great Pyramid of Egypt and Turkey's exquisite Hagia Sofia, to the splendid palace at Versailles and Frank Lloyd Wright's graceful Fallingwater in Pennsylvania, Great Buildings explores the world's most stunning buildings and other iconic architectural creations in fabulous visual tours.

The history of each building is explained, from the commissioning to how they were built, and is supplemented with 3-D cutaway artworks and pullouts of the exterior, as well as key details of the interior.

With features on prominent architects, construction and style, Great Buildings is a comprehensive and excellent introduction to architecture's greatest achievements.

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ISBN:
9780756698294
Author:
Wilkinson, Philip
Publisher:
DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Subject:
ARCHITECTURE / General
Subject:
Architecture-Types
Publication Date:
20120831
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English

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