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Illustrated History of Islamic Architecture by Moya Carey

Illustrated History of Islamic Architecture


Illustrated History of Islamic Architecture by Moya Carey

A fascinating survey of the glorious architectural achievements of the Islamic world, including mosques, giblas, madrasas, memorials for the dead, bazaars, buildings, courtyards and fortified walls. Features all the most outstanding examples of Islamic architecture, such as the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem, the Great Mosque in Damascus, the many richly decorated desert palaces, the Taj Mahal at Agra, Topkapi Palace at Istanbul, and today's modern Dubai skyscrapers.

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Publication date

30th May 2012


Moya Carey

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Southwater an imprint of Anness Publishing


128 pages


Religious buildings
History of architecture



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