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MetroBooks, 1999 - Architecture - 120 pages
From the moment the first skyscraper was erected in the late nineteenth century, it was on its way to becoming the preeminent urban structure. The skyscraper is an architectural phenomenon, which never ceases to fascinate and awe. Skyscrapers is a photographic and anecdotal tour of the world's most admired skyscrapers.
-- Features a selection of skyscrapers, from the Woolworth Building in the United States to the Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur; from the Pirelli Tower in Italy to the Rialto Towers in Australia
-- Contains more than 100 breathtaking photographs that display the magnificence of the world's skyscrapers

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