Contemporary World Architecture by Hugh Pearman is designed by Thomas Manss & Company and published by Phaidon on 20 August. This sourcebook focuses on more than 600 seminal building projects from the past 30 years. Pearman studies the social, political and cultural issues that are affecting architecture on the eve of the millennium. The hardback book retails at 59.95.
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