Architecture: The Critics' Choice ; 150 Masterpieces of Western Architecture
Aurum, Oct 1, 2000 - Architecture - 352 pages
Divided into ten chapters, each dedicated to an architectural period andtyle, this lively, compact history provides a guided tour of the world'sreatest buildings.
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THE CLASSICAL WORLO
EARLY CHRISTIAN ROMANESQUE ANO GOTHIC
RENAISSANCE ANO PALLAOIANISM
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