|aA history of Western architecture /|cDavid Watkin.
|aLondon :|bLaurence King,|c2011.
|a720 p. :|bill. (some col.) ;|c24 cm.
|aPrevious ed.: 2005.
|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 704-708) and index.
|aMesopotamia and Egypt -- The classical foundation: Greek, Hellenistic, Roman -- Early Christian and Byzantine -- Carolingian and Romanesque -- The Gothic experiment -- Renaissance harmony -- Baroque expansion -- Eighteenth-century classicism -- The nineteenth-century -- Art nouveau -- The twentieth century -- The twenty-first century.
Authoritative, comprehensive and highly illustrated, this fifth edition has been expanded to bring the story of western architecture right up to date and includes a separate final chapter on twenty-first century developments.