Wonders of World ArchitectureBook - 2009
Many of these structures are the tallest, longest, or largest of their kind, but sheer size alone does not make a building impressive: one finds aesthetic power combined with structural virtuosity in the small chapel at Ronchamp in France or the temple of Byodo-in near Kyoto, with its elegant wooden roof.
Publisher: London : Thames & Hudson, 2009
Edition: 1st pbk. ed
Branch Call Number: 720.9 WON
Characteristics: 304 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 26 cm
Alternative Title: Seventy architectural wonders of our world