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Spanish Revival Architecture - Architectural Style, Spanish Architecture, Moorish Revival Architecture, Spanish Colonial Revival Architecture (Paperback) Loot Price: R326
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Spanish Revival Architecture - Architectural Style, Spanish Architecture, Moorish Revival Architecture, Spanish Colonial Revival Architecture (Paperback)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 39. Chapters: Architectural style, Spanish architecture, Moorish Revival architecture, Spanish Colonial Revival architecture, Serralles Castle, Panteon Nacional Roman Baldorioty de Castro, Ponce de Leon Hotel, Workman and Temple Family Homestead Museum, Spanish Baroque architecture, Lotusland, Manila Cathedral, Casa Serralles, Architecture of the Spanish Renaissance, Churrigueresque, Spanish Colonial architecture, Lensic Theater, Neo-Mudejar, Municipal Palace of Lima, Archbishop's Palace of Lima, Palacio San Jose, Spanish Gothic architecture, Roxy Theatre, Club de la Union. Excerpt: Spanish architecture refers to architecture carried out in any area in what is now modern-day Spain, and by Spanish architects worldwide. The term includes buildings within the current geographical limits of Spain before this name was given to those territories (whether they were called Iberia, Hispania, Al-Andalus or were formed of several Christian kingdoms). Due to its historical and geographical diversity, Spanish architecture has drawn from a host of influences. Since the first known inhabitants in the Iberian peninsula, the Iberians around 4000 BC and later on the Celtiberians, Iberian architecture started to take shape in parallel with other architectures around the Mediterranean and others from Northern Europe. A real development came with the arrival of the Romans, who left behind some of their most outstanding monuments in Hispania. The arrival of the Visigoths brought about a profound decline in building techniques which was paralleled in the rest of the former Empire. The Moorish conquest in 711 CE lead to a radical change and for the following eight centuries there were great advances in culture, including architecture. For example, Cordoba was established as the cultural Capital of its time under the Muslim Umayyad dynasty. Simultaneousl...

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Imprint: Books LLC, Wiki Series
Country of origin: United States
Release date: July 2011
First published: July 2011
Authors: Source Wikipedia
Editors: Books Llc
Creators: Books Llc
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 2mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 40
ISBN-13: 978-1-156-81602-8
Categories: Books
LSN: 1-156-81602-5
Barcode: 9781156816028

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