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Great Buildings – ,

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Description

Visit 50 of the world’s most fascinating buildings from the Houses of Parliament to the Sydney Opera House on this stunning architectural tour. Discover how to ‘read’ a building, identify key characteristics of architecture and get underneath the bricks and mortar with stunning 3-D cutaways and illustrations. Walk the halls of stunning cathedrals, majestic mosques, opulent palaces, and modern skyscrapers, with awe-inspiring photography transporting you to the world’s most celebrated buildings. Come face-to-face with some of the greatest architects to have lived and find out how the styles, techniques and materials they used helped create these iconic buildings. ‘Great Buildings’ is a personal tour for every armchair explorer, the perfect gift for the connoisseur, and an excellent introduction to architecture.