Four Empires of Islam: Imperial Achievement

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Whitney Library of Design, 1998 - Architecture - 263 pages
From 14th-century Timur, through the Mongol and Ottoman empires, this book traces the expansion of Islamic architecture that produced monumental buildings with elaborate structural forms, colors, and patterns.

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Tadgell is senior lecturer in architectural history at the Kent Institute of Art and Design in Canterbury, England

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