Architectural history

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Architectural history

The field of study of architectural style which includes the theoretical basis of design and the evolution of design vocabularies and construction techniques.
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Illustrated throughout with drawings and photographs in both b&w and color, this volume surveys the history of Western architecture from its roots in ancient Mesopotamia and Egypt to the present day.
Edward Levinson, History of Western Architecture, Miami, Florida

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