Illustrated History of Islamic Architecture

by Moya Carey

Illustrated History of Islamic Architecture Synopsis

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.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781780191379
Publication date: 30th May 2012
Author: Moya Carey
Publisher: Southwater an imprint of Anness Publishing
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 128 pages
Categories: Religious buildings, History of architecture, Islam,

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