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Isms: Understanding Architecture

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Following the success of Isms: Understanding Art, this engaging and informative guide to the significant "isms" of architectural history spans from the ancient Greeks, Romans, and the Renaissance up to the present day. Each spread is devoted to a distinct architectural movement and explains when it first emerged, the historical period to which it applies, the principal dis ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published February 21st 2006 by Universe (first published November 2nd 2005)
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May 31, 2008 Megan rated it 2 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Fellow architecture nerds.
Wow. This book needed a better editor like for serious. But dozens of typos aside, it was an interesting read about the multitudinous "isms" of architecture.
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