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ARCHITECTURE VISIONARIES. Richard Weston. Laurence King Publishing Ltd, London, 2015. Distributed in the U.S.A. by Chronicle Books, San Francisco. 312 pp. with 414 ills. (284 col.). 29 x 20 cm. ISBN 9781780675725 In English.
Publisher's description: Featuring 75 of the world's most influential architects, this book presents the story of 20th-century architecture through the fascinating personal stories and significant works that have shaped the field. Arranged in a broadly chronological order, the book gives the reader a sense of the impact that inventive individuals have had on the development of architecture and our built environment. Key dates in the architects' careers are listed in timeline features, thereby allowing the author freedom to move beyond well-known biographies to analyze the buildings and map out the exciting visions behind them. With insightful text describing carefully selected examples, this is a dynamic and unique guide to the architects whose visions have created the buildings around us.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — 1900-1945, Post-1945 — Architecture
Plans: 70,54
Worldwide Number: 167760
Paperbound $40.00t (libraries receive a 20% discount on this title)    

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