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20th Century World Architecture: The Phaidon Atlas

20th_century_world_architecture_the_phaidon_atlas.jpg It’s a big book! 20th Century World Architecture: The Phaidon Atlas covers a century’s worth of the finest architecture on the planet, over 750 buildings completed in the period 1900 through 1999.

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Huge pages accommodate one project per, and two in each spread – that and the geographical organization make for a cool journey-like experience that leads to learning surprises.

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Over 80 countries are represented, with big names appearing alongside less known lights: careful weighting ensures a balanced regional representation around the world. Big!

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