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By Ivan Žaknić, Matthew Smith, Dolores B. Rice

100 of the World's Tallest structures is the identify of a gorgeous addition to pictures' variety of architectural guides and a needs to for any dressmaker, architect or construction engineer in pursuit of the tallest structures on this planet or an individual with an curiosity in skyscrapers.

Illustrated with appealing images, the ebook will spotlight a number of the world's tallest structures in complete colour. a short synopsis of every undertaking and architect is given including specific fabric requisites for every construction

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