6 edition of Studies in Arabian architecture found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Paolo M. Costa.|
|Series||Collected studies series ;, CS455, Collected studies ;, CS455.|
|LC Classifications||DS202 .C67 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (various pagings) :|
|LC Control Number||94008289|
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Established in through an endowment from His Highness the Aga Khan, the Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture (AKPIA) at MIT is a unique international graduate program designed to promote, sustain, and increase the teaching of architecture of the Islamic world. It prepares students for careers in research, design, and teaching.Comissioned by the late president of the UAE, the mosque’s task was to combine traditional values, architecture and design with the modern ones.
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