подарочное издание большого формата. Книги упакованы в подарочный футляр. Unlike most architecture encyclopedias, which tend to concentrate more on buildings and floor plans than their designers, this tome puts the architects in the spotlight
, profiling individuals so that readers can get a clear overview of their bodies of work. Each architect's entry features a portrait, quote, and short biography as well as a description of important
works, historical context, and general approach; illustrations include numerous drawings, photographs, and floor plans. The book's A to Z entries cover not only architects but also groups, movements, and styles from the 18th to the 21st centuries
. With 600 entries and 5,200 illustrations, The A-Z of Modern Architecture is a comprehensive resource that no architecture professional, fan, or student should be without.