New PDF release: Al Bahr Towers: The Abu Dhabi Investment Council

By Peter Oborn

This ebook is fullyyt headquartered at the layout and supply of Al Bahr Towers. With 300-colour photos, it's hugely visible with in particular commissioned images via Christian Richters. An illustrated advent via the architectural correspondent of The monetary Times, Edwin Heathcote presents an attractive account of the heritage at the back of the development: the buyer, the situations at the back of the fee and its most vital architectural precedents. professional perception is equipped into the historical past and philosophy of Islamic structure via Professor Eric Ormsby of The Institute of Ismaili stories. a special description of the layout and procurement of those ground-breaking buildings is supplied by means of architectural writer Edward Denison.

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