Books by Fiona Courtenay-Thompson

THE VISUAL DICTIONARY OF BUILDINGS by Fiona Courtenay-Thompson
MUSIC AND THE ARTS
Released: Feb. 1, 1993

"Index. (Nonfiction. 10+)"
A handsome ``Eyewitness'' book with spreads covering the obvious historical periods and places (ancient Egypt, Greece, and Rome to ``The Early 20th Century'' and ``Modern Buildings'') plus ``Islamic Buildings,'' ``South and East Asia,'' and such additional topics as ``Walls,'' ``Domes,'' and ``Doors.'' A typical spread includes crisply detailed color photos of a major building, a ruin (serving as a cutaway), or a model (Wren's 1674 proposal for St. Read full book review >