Paperback An illustrated history of Islamic architecture : an introduction to the architectural wonders of Islam, from mosques, tombs and mausolea to gateways, palaces and citadels / consultant, Moya Carey ; [contributors], Caroline Chapman ... [et al.].
Publication year: 2012
Publisher: Wigston : Southwater,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9781780191379 (pbk.) : 1780191375 (pbk.) :
Originally published: as part of The illustrated encyclopedia of Islamic art and architecture. London: Lorenz, 2010.
A survey of the glorious architectural achievements of the Islamic world, this book features all the most outstanding examples of Islamic architecture, such as the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem, the Great Mosque in Damascus, the Taj Mahal at Agra, Topkapi Palace at Istanbul and today s modern Dubai skyscrapers.
128 p. : col. ill., col. maps, col. port. ; 30 cm.