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Title:
Places of worship : [St Paul's Cathedral, Church of the Sacred Heart, Church on the Water, Church of the Light]
Author:
Hart, Vaughan, 1960-
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Publication Information:
London : Phaidon, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
180 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
Sir Christopher Wren : St. Paul's Cathedral, London 1675-1710 / Vaughan Hart -- Jože Plečnik : Church of the Sacred Heart, Prague 1922-33 / Ivan Margolius -- Tadao Ando : Church on the Water, Hokkaido, Japan 1988 : Church of the Light, Osaka, Japan 1989 / Philip Drew.
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9780714838779
Format :
Book

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Central Library NA4800 .H37 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Summary

Part of a series that places buildings within their historical context, thisext considers St Paul's Cathedral, Church of the Sacred Heart in Prague, andhe Church on the Water and Church of the Light in Japan. It includespecially produced technical drawings that explain how the buildings wereetailed and put together. By looking at these churches within one volume,he aim is that the reader can gain insight into varying approaches byrchitects - from the past to the present and in differing cultural andeographical settings - to creating Christian sacred space.


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