How to Read Modern Buildings: A Crash Course in Architecture of the Modern Era

How to Read Modern Buildings: A Crash Course in Architecture of the Modern Era

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How to Read Modern Buildings is a pocket-sized guide to understanding and appreciating the architecture of the modern era. Packed with detailed drawings, plans, and photographs, it is both a fascinating architectural history and an effective I-spy guide - a must-read for anyone with an interest in modern design and architecture. Compact enough to carry in your pocket, yet serious enough to impart a real understanding, this handy reference guide:- provides an essential visual vocabulary to all the movements of modern architecture- explains - in easy-to-understand terms - the stylistic and technological reasons for why different modern buildings look the way they do- features beautifully-rendered illustrations, offering a visual resource for anyone with an interest in the modern architectural environment.

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