Who Built That? Skyscrapers An Introduction to Skyscrapers and Their Architects by Didier Cornille
  

Who Built That? Skyscrapers An Introduction to Skyscrapers and Their Architects

Written by Didier Cornille
Illustrated by
Part of the Who Built That? Series

Synopsis

Who Built That? Skyscrapers An Introduction to Skyscrapers and Their Architects by Didier Cornille

Who Built It? Skyscrapers presents illustrator Didier Cornille'scharming drawings of eight of the most important skyscrapersin the world, from the highest to the most symbolic.Introducing famous architects and their works to the reader,Cornille focuses not only on the final buildings but reflects theconstruction of each in his step-by-step illustrations.Accessible text accompanies the drawings and provides usefulbackground information on each skyscraper, making this a funprimer for anyone interested in architecture.

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Like Lego, Cornille's books provide the building blocks for the designers of tomorrow to imagine and redefine the houses and skyscrapers of the future. Look/Book

About the Author

Didier Cornille is a designer and professor at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts du Mans.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
84 pages

Author

Didier Cornille
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Publisher

Princeton Architectural Press

Publication date

1st September 2014

ISBN

9781616892708


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