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The Resource A global history of architecture, Francis D.K. Ching, Mark M. Jarzombek, Vikramaditya Prakash

A global history of architecture, Francis D.K. Ching, Mark M. Jarzombek, Vikramaditya Prakash

Label
A global history of architecture
Title
A global history of architecture
Statement of responsibility
Francis D.K. Ching, Mark M. Jarzombek, Vikramaditya Prakash
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Organized along a global timeline, A Global History of Architecture presents an innovative approach to the study of architectural history. Spanning from 3,500 B.C.E. to the present, this unique guide is written by an all-star team of architectural experts in their fields who emphasize the connections, contrasts, and influences of architectural movements throughout history. The architectural history of the world comes to life through a unified framework for interpreting and understanding architecture, supplemented by drawings from the renowned Frank Ching as well as photographs."--Book jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ching, Francis D. K.
Dewey number
720.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
NA200
LC item number
.C493 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jarzombek, Mark
  • Prakash, Vikramaditya
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Architecture
Label
A global history of architecture, Francis D.K. Ching, Mark M. Jarzombek, Vikramaditya Prakash
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 769-777) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
3500 BCE -- 2500 BCE -- 1500 BCE -- 800 BCE -- 400 BCE -- 0 -- 200 CE -- 400 CE -- 600 CE -- 800 CE -- 1000 CE -- 1200 CE -- 1400 CE -- 1600 CE -- 1700 CE -- 1800 CE -- 1900 CE -- 1950 CE -- Globalization takes command
Control code
62393141
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xvi, 800 pages
Isbn
9780471268925
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2005034527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780471268925
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps, plans
Label
A global history of architecture, Francis D.K. Ching, Mark M. Jarzombek, Vikramaditya Prakash
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 769-777) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
3500 BCE -- 2500 BCE -- 1500 BCE -- 800 BCE -- 400 BCE -- 0 -- 200 CE -- 400 CE -- 600 CE -- 800 CE -- 1000 CE -- 1200 CE -- 1400 CE -- 1600 CE -- 1700 CE -- 1800 CE -- 1900 CE -- 1950 CE -- Globalization takes command
Control code
62393141
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xvi, 800 pages
Isbn
9780471268925
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2005034527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780471268925
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps, plans

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