Illustrated Dictionary of Historic Architecture download free [PDF and Ebook] by Cyril M. Harris

Illustrated Dictionary of Historic Architecture download free [PDF and Ebook] by Cyril M. Harris year 1983
  • Book name: Illustrated Dictionary of Historic Architecture
  • Author: Cyril M. Harris
  • Release date: 1983/2/4
  • Publisher: DOVER PUBLICATIONS INC.
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Reference
  • ISBN: 9780486244440
  • Rating: 7.37 of 10
  • Votes: 759
  • Review by: Logan Weston
  • Review rating: 9.89 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/1
  • Total pages: 592
  • Includes a PDF summary of 52 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: In this volume, noted Columbia University Professor of Architecture Cyril M. Harris offers a unique tour through the entire history of architecture: an extraordinary compendium of clear, concise definitions for over 5,000 important terms. This thoroughly accurate and comprehensive gathering of architectural knowledge is complemented by an unprecedented collection of over 2,000 line drawings that richly illustrate significant aspects of architectural styles. Unusual cutaway views, close-ups of intricate details, and precisely rendered plans show many of the greatest architectural achievements of all time.From ancient ruins to twentieth-century Modernism, the Illustrated Dictionary of Historic Architecture covers the full spectrum of architecture's rise and development. Subject areas include the following periods: Ancient, Islamic, Greek and Hellenistic, Mesoamerican, Roman, Romanesque, Early Christian, Gothic, Renaissance, Chinese, Japanese, Indian, and Modern. This volume is an important research tool that places particular emphasis on clarity and accuracy. For the architect, artist, historian, student, teacher, or architecture enthusiast, this valuable guide offers indispensable information and lucid illustrations covering the whole of architecture.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 26H18M39S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Architecture, History Of Architecture, Art History, Reference Works
  • Available formats: GIF, EPUB, TXT, RB, DOC, WORD, PNG, PDF. Compressed in LZMA, RAR, ZIP, TZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 52.52 USD
  • Dimensions: 190x234x40.64mm
  • Weight: 1,519.53g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States
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