Architecture in Medieval India: Forms, Contexts, Histories
The Writings Reproduced In This Anthology Make It A Major Historiographical Intervention Which Traces The Colonial Emergence And Nationalist Development Of As Well As Contemporary Advances In The Discipline Of Architectural History Both Within India And In Relation To Art History In The West. Required Reading For General Readers And Scholars Both.
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Architecture and Its Meaning
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