Chinese Architecture : A Pictorial History (Dover Books on Architecture)
Liang Ssu-ch'engISBN: 0486439992;
Book Description More than 240 rare photographs and drawings highlight this excellent pictorial record and analysis of Chinese architectural history. Based on years of unprecedented field studies by the author, the illustrations depict many of the temples, pagodas, tombs, bridges, and imperial palaces comprising China’s architectural heritage. An excellent reference for students of architecture and Far-Eastern cultures; required reading for anyone interested in Chinese architecture. 152 halftones, 94 diagrams.