Beijing

The New City

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Claudio Greco, Carlo Santoro

Description

A fully illustrated and in-depth investigation of the Chinese capital with a special focus on the changes in its urban layout within the last two decades (1990-2005). In view of the forthcoming Olympics, Beijing is intent on revitalizing its image as the capital of a nation capable of taking a leading role in the world. Construction is already underway and has been entrusted to the most prestigious architects on the international scene (Koolhaas, Herzog & de Meuron, Ito, Isozaki, Hadid, and Andreu).

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Weight 854 g
Dimensions 16.5 x 21.1 cm
Publisher name Skira Editore S.p.A
Publication date 19 June 2008
Number of pages 272
Format Paperback / softback
Dimensions 16.5 x 21.1 cm
Weight 854 g