History of Western Architecture - 6th Edition download free [PDF and Ebook] by David Watkin

History of Western Architecture - 6th Edition download free [PDF and Ebook] by David Watkin year 2015
  • Book name: History of Western Architecture - 6th Edition
  • Author: David Watkin
  • Release date: 2015/1/10
  • Publisher: LAURENCE KING PUBLISHING
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Art and Photography
  • ISBN: 9781780675978
  • Rating: 7.12 of 10
  • Votes: 203
  • Review by: Tinsley Maples
  • Review rating: 9.28 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/6
  • Total pages: 736
  • Includes a PDF summary of 84 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: In this highly acclaimed reference work David Watkin traces the history of western architecture from the earliest times in Mesopotamia and Egypt to the eclectic styles of the twenty-first century. The author emphasizes the ongoing vitality of the Classical language of architecture, underlining the continuity between, say, the work of Ictinus in fifth-century BC Athens and that of McKim, Mead and White in twentieth-century New York. Authoritative, comprehensive and highly illustrated, this sixth edition has been expanded to bring the story of western architecture right up to date and includes a separate final chapter on twenty-first century developments, including the role of computers in architecture, sustainability, humanitarian architecture and very tall buildings.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 30H40M
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Architecture, History Of Architecture
  • Available formats: LIT, MobiPocket, DOC, PDF, WORD, EPUB, TXT, JPEG. Compressed in XZ, ZIP, LZO, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 31.86 USD
  • Dimensions: 194x237x39mm
  • Weight: 2,010g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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