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Palace architecture

by Ru, Jinghua

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Published by Springer-Verlag in Wien, New York .
Written in

    Places:
  • China.,
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Palaces -- China,
    • Architecture -- China -- Ming-Qing dynasties, 1368-1912

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published in Chinese in 1993 by China Architecture & Building Press.

      StatementRu Jinghua, Peng Hualiang ; [translated by Zang Erzhong ... et al.].
      SeriesAncient Chinese architecture, Zhongguo gu jian zhu da xi.
      ContributionsPeng, Hualiang, 1942-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNA1543.5 .J813 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination193 p. :
      Number of Pages193
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL351387M
      ISBN 103211829903, 3211830308
      LC Control Number98010802

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      Before becoming the residence of kings Louis XIV, Louis XV and Louis XVI, Versailles was a hunting pavilion constructed at the behest of Louis XIII by Nicolas Huaut. A castle was also built with a French garden where the royal court would spend time. However, when the king died, Anne of Austria would ensure the crown for her son, Louis XIV, and leave the Versailles apartments . This book offers a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of Islamic palace architecture in Spain, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, and southern Italy, presenting all known palace buildings in ground plans, The author traces their evolution from the 8th to the 19th century and places them within the context of the history of Islamic culture.

      Among the common themes of modern architecture was the use of industrially produced materials. In the s Britisher Eaton Hodgkinson introduced the section beam, leading to widespread use of iron construction. The Crystal Palace by Joseph Paxton, which housed the Great Exhibition of , was an early example of iron and glass construction. Inappropriate The list (including its title or description) facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow Goodreads member or author. Spam or Self-Promotional The list is spam or self-promotional. Incorrect Book The list contains an incorrect book (please specify the title of the book). Details *.


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