100 of the World's Tallest Buildings

100 of the World's Tallest Buildings

Author: Ivan Žaknić

Publisher: Images Publishing

ISBN: 187549832X

Category: Architecture

Page: 220

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Presents a spectacular selection of the tallest and most fascinating skyscrapers that have been constructed around the globe.
100 of the World's Tallest Buildings
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Ivan Žaknić
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Images Publishing

Presents a spectacular selection of the tallest and most fascinating skyscrapers that have been constructed around the globe.
100 of the World's Tallest Buildings
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Pages: 220
Authors: Ivan Žaknić, Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
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Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Gingko PressInc

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