The Story of ArchitectureBook - 2003
In this refreshingly accessible history of world architecture, popular commentator Jonathan Glancey conducts an inspiring odyssey through 5,000 years of magnificent building, from ancient Sumeria to the spectacular glass-and-steel towers of today's cityscapes. An unprecedented collection of photographs, artworks, and plans blends with sparkling prose to create a memorable story told with passion and insight. Book jacket.
Publisher: New York : DK Publishing, 2003.
Characteristics: 240 p. :,ill. (chiefly col.) ;,29 cm.