Al Bahr Towers: The Abu Dhabi Investment Council by Peter Oborn

By Peter Oborn

This e-book is solely based at the layout and supply of Al Bahr Towers. With 300-colour pictures, it's hugely visible with specifically commissioned images via Christian Richters. An illustrated creation by way of the architectural correspondent of The monetary Times, Edwin Heathcote presents a fascinating account of the heritage in the back of the construction: the buyer, the conditions at the back of the fee and its most important architectural precedents. professional perception is supplied into the historical past and philosophy of Islamic structure by means of Professor Eric Ormsby of The Institute of Ismaili reviews. a special description of the layout and procurement of those ground-breaking buildings is supplied by means of architectural writer Edward Denison.

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