The skyscraper, as an icon, a monument, urban invention and workplace continues to evolve as a powerful building type and symbol of collective imagination.
This volume speculates on the recent past and potential future of the skyscraper, based around a selection of approximately 100 mainly contemporary skyscrapers from around the world.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 240 pages, 278 illustrations, 210 in colour
- Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/12/2003
- Category: Architectural structure & design
- ISBN: 9780500284469