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Words and Buildings: A Vocabulary of Modern Architecture Hardcover – 25 Apr 2000

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Product details

  • Hardcover: 336 pages
  • Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd; 01 edition (25 April 2000)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0500341729
  • ISBN-13: 978-0500341728
  • Product Dimensions: 25.3 x 20.4 x 3.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 474,765 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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A major book … rich with historical reference, drawings, diagrams and photographs. --Art & Architecture Journal --This text refers to the Paperback edition.


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Important thoughts and good book just for leisure-time reading.
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Excellent condition, thank you!
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Excellent book for those who have an interest in architecture, covers a wide area of theory within architecture, all i can say is if your interested and this book appeals to you then buy it, excellent read.
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5.0 out of 5 stars A real improvement for architectural vocabulary 27 Oct. 2007
By Cristiano Borba - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback
Extremely precise, Adrian Forty gives uas a very well conducted guide to a better comprehension on recent architectural theory. Indispensible.
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5.0 out of 5 stars modern architecure in WORDS........ 18 Oct. 2005
By Ahmed Nabih Ahmed Elsayed - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Hardcover
this book divides the history of modern architecture into chapters, each chapter is titled with a design term, simple, contxt, history and so on, it is very helpful for researchers and it was helpful especially for me......
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5.0 out of 5 stars Satisfied 3 Oct. 2012
By mariana - Published on Amazon.com
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I am very satisfied in two different facets. First of all about the content of the book. Also about how much quickly it arrrived at my home. So that I would recommend it.
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