The Illustrated History of Islamic Architecture : An Introduction to the Architectural Wonders of Islam, from Mosques, Tombs, and Mausolea to Gateways, Palaces, and Citadels, Paperback Book

The Illustrated History of Islamic Architecture : An Introduction to the Architectural Wonders of Islam, from Mosques, Tombs, and Mausolea to Gateways, Palaces, and Citadels Paperback

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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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  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 128 pages, 250
  • Publisher: Anness Publishing
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Religious buildings
  • ISBN: 9781780191379

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