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Published: 17 September 2009

640 Pages | Over 150 illus., including b+w half tones, architectural plans, & line drawings

ISBN: 9780198605683

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The Oxford Companion to Architecture

Patrick Goode, Consultant Editor Stanford Anderson, and Sir Colin St John Wilson

Oxford Companions

  • 1,500 A-Z entries cover all aspects of architecture, from architects, building types, and movements and styles to materials, aspects of design, and definitions
  • Strong coverage of architecture around the world, and of modern and vernacular architecture, make this a global resource for anyone working or interested in architecture
  • Written by a team of over 150 contributors, including many distinguished architects and academics, under the editorship of Dr. Patrick Goode and two consultant editors
  • Rooted in an approach to architecture that looks at its social, technical, and practical aspects, makes this unique and indispensable in any collection
  • More than 150 high-quality illustrations complement and enhance the text
  • In-depth cross-referencing and a thematic contents list enable readers to find the information they are looking for easily
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