The Resource A history of architecture : settings and rituals, Spiro Kostof ; revisions by Greg Castillo ; original drawings by Richard Tobias

A history of architecture : settings and rituals, Spiro Kostof ; revisions by Greg Castillo ; original drawings by Richard Tobias

Label
A history of architecture : settings and rituals
Title
A history of architecture
Title remainder
settings and rituals
Statement of responsibility
Spiro Kostof ; revisions by Greg Castillo ; original drawings by Richard Tobias
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kostof, Spiro
Dewey number
720/.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NA200
LC item number
.K65 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Castillo, Greg
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  • Architecture
  • Bouwkunst
  • História da arquitetura
  • Architecture
  • Architektur
  • Geschichte
Label
A history of architecture : settings and rituals, Spiro Kostof ; revisions by Greg Castillo ; original drawings by Richard Tobias
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The study of what we built -- The cave and the sky : Stone Age Europe -- The rise of the city : architecture in Western Asia -- The architecture of ancient Egypt -- Bronze Age cities : the Aegean and Asia Minor -- The Greek temple and "barbarian" alternatives -- Polis and Akropolis -- The Hellenistic realm -- Rome : caput mundi -- The world at large : Roman concurrences -- The triumph of Christ -- The Mediterranean in the early Middle Ages -- The birth of nations : Europe after Charles -- The French manner -- The urbanization of Europe -- Edges of medievalism -- The Renaissance : ideal and fad -- Spain and the New World -- Istanbul and Venice -- The popes as planners : Rome 1450-1650 -- Absolutism and bourgeoisie : European architecture 1600-1750 -- Architecture for a new world -- Architectural art and the landscape of industry -- The American experience -- Victorian environments -- The trials of modernism -- Architecture and the state : interwar years -- The ends of modernism -- Designing the fin-de-siècle
Edition
  • 2nd ed. /
  • revisions by Greg Castillo.
Extent
1 online resource (792 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035618221
Label
A history of architecture : settings and rituals, Spiro Kostof ; revisions by Greg Castillo ; original drawings by Richard Tobias
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The study of what we built -- The cave and the sky : Stone Age Europe -- The rise of the city : architecture in Western Asia -- The architecture of ancient Egypt -- Bronze Age cities : the Aegean and Asia Minor -- The Greek temple and "barbarian" alternatives -- Polis and Akropolis -- The Hellenistic realm -- Rome : caput mundi -- The world at large : Roman concurrences -- The triumph of Christ -- The Mediterranean in the early Middle Ages -- The birth of nations : Europe after Charles -- The French manner -- The urbanization of Europe -- Edges of medievalism -- The Renaissance : ideal and fad -- Spain and the New World -- Istanbul and Venice -- The popes as planners : Rome 1450-1650 -- Absolutism and bourgeoisie : European architecture 1600-1750 -- Architecture for a new world -- Architectural art and the landscape of industry -- The American experience -- Victorian environments -- The trials of modernism -- Architecture and the state : interwar years -- The ends of modernism -- Designing the fin-de-siècle
Edition
  • 2nd ed. /
  • revisions by Greg Castillo.
Extent
1 online resource (792 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035618221

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