The Short Story of Architecture

A Pocket Guide to Key Styles, Buildings, Elements & Materials



ISBN: 9781786273703 Category:

Susie Hodge


The Short Story of Architecture is a new and innovative guide to the subject of architecture that explores 50 key buildings, from the Great Pyramids to high-tech, sustainable skyscrapers.

Accessible and concise, the book links the 50 key works to the most important architectural materials, elements and styles, giving readers all the tools they need to understand and appreciate the built world.

Additional information

Weight 550 g
Dimensions 15.6 x 21.6 cm
Publisher name Laurence King Publishing Ltd
Publication date 30 September 2019
Number of pages 224
Format Paperback / softback
Dimensions 15.6 x 21.6 cm
Weight 550 g
Susie Hodge is an art historian, historian and artist. She is the bestselling author of numerous books, among them Architecture in Minutes, Art Nouveau: 50 Works of Art You Should Know, What Makes Great Design and The Short Story of Modern Art.