130x190 128 страниц. 2010 год. A&C Black From Brunelleschi's dome in Florence to Herzog and de Meuron's concrete 'bird's nest' stadium in Beijing, Little Book of Big Ideas: Architecture is a guide to the 50 most important architects to have shaped our world. Some, like Antoni Gaudi and J0rn Utzon, designed buildings that have become world-renowned icons, while others, such as Le Corbusier and Frank Lloyd Wright, fundamentally altered the houses we live in. Divulging the innovative, intuitive, inspirational and often revolutionary aspects of building design, this little book is an informative overview of the history of architecture and the people who created it.