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Brick : a world history / James W.P. Campbell ; photographs by Will Pryce.

Campbell, James W. P. (Author). Pryce, Will. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood Public Library - Greenwood 721.0442 CAM (Text) 36626102148863 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 721.0441 CAMPBELL (Text) 33946003130866 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0500341958
  • ISBN: 9780500341957
  • Physical Description: 320 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps, plans ; 32 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Thames & Hudson, 2003.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 314-318) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Ancient civilisations, 10,000-500 BC -- The classical world, 500 BC-AD 1000 -- The Medieval World, AD 1000-1450 -- The birth of the Modern World, 1450-1650 -- Enlightenment ideals, 1650-1800 -- Mechanisation and industrialisation, 1800-1900 -- Into the Twentieth Century, 1900-2000 -- What future for Brick?
Summary, etc.: The history of brick and its effect on every nuance of cultural design ranges from 5,000 B.C. to the present day, examining its use in ancient Egypt and Rome, Buddhist shrines, Mughal mosques, and other cultural monuments.
Subject: Brickwork.
Building, Brick.
Bricks.

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