Cómo construir un rascacielos (How to build a skyscraper)
Title: Cómo construir un rascacielos (How to build a skyscraper)
Author: John Hill.
Number of pages: 192.
Size: 13,3x 26 cm.
Availability: In stock
This beautifully illustrated book, addressed to all architecture fans, reveals how the most emblematic skyscrapers in the world were built, including the tallest building in existence, the Burj Khalifa, whose height does not seem to be exceeded before 2020. Each of its splendid chapters includes detailed cross sections, as well as information about the construction and the most significant data regarding dates and materials. Its extensive texts also provide information about its historical context and about the architects.