What's Included

Sir Banister Fletcher’s Global History of Architecture 21st Edition

Produced in partnership with the RIBA and the University of London, the landmark new edition of this iconic reference work includes:

  • The first full re-write since Banister Fletcher was alive, with updates by over 100 experts
  • A global focus, reflecting the latest scholarship in global architectural history
  • Unparalleled detail on the world’s architecture from pre-history to the present day
  • Fully searchable through the entire platform and within chapters
  • Two volumes, seven parts and 102 chapters that clearly divide 6,000 years of architecture by cultural contexts, with resources and technologies for easy comparative analysis
  • Descriptions of thousands of major buildings, accompanied by over 2,200 photographs, drawings, and building plans including new and original material

Scholarly eBook Collection

Bloomsbury Architecture Library features over 40 eBooks from a fast-growing, forward-thinking list of architecture books on topics ranging from architecture and architectural history, to theory, design, urbanism, landscape, and interiors. The collection features leading scholars and books that appeal to all levels, from introductory texts for students, to guides for practising architects and designers.

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