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The 50 Greatest Architects: The People Whose Buildings Have Shaped Our World

The 50 Greatest Architects: The People Whose Buildings Have Shaped Our World (Hardback)

By Ijeh, Ike

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The 50 architects selected here have designed buildings that are as dramatic as their impact on the world of architecture. From familiar modern era names such as Zaha Hadid and Sir Norman Foster to geniuses from history such as Nicholas Hawksmoor and Andrea Palladio, architect an...d journalist Ike Ijeh reveals his top 50 list of the architects deserving of the description 'greatest'. Outlining the legacy of their ideas and revealing the glorious designs that have made them famous, this beautifully illustrated book places each architect in context within the history of world architecture. Contents include: - Photos and plans from famous buildings around the world - Concise professional biographies of the architects listed - Glossary of widely-used architecture terms
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ISBN 9781839406690
Publisher Sirius Entertainment
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9781839406690
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
Publisher Sirius Entertainment
Imprint Sirius Entertainment
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
 › 1 other possible formats available
Author(s) By Ijeh, Ike
Category History of Art
Individual Artists
Biography & Autobiography: Film, Television, Music, Theatre
Reference Works
Number of Pages 208
Dimensions Width: 226mm
Height: 282mm
Spine: 18mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight 1,157g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Architecture
ONIX Text General/trade