A History of the World's Most Extraordinary Buildings -- Revised and Updated
by Judith Dupré, Adrian Smith

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A landmark bestseller that "captivates the eye, mind, and imagination," (The New York Times), Skyscrapers is a unique and colossal celebration of the world's most significant and striking super-structures.

Uniquely designed to showcase the full color images of the world's tallest buildings, Skyscrapers explores the architecture, engineering, and cultural impact...
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Published By Black Dog & Leventhal

Format Hardback


Number Of Pages 176

Publication Date 11/05/2013

ISBN 9781579129422

Dimensions 9.55 inches x 18.4 inches

"Dupre captivates the eye, mind and imagination."
— The New York Times

"Dupre makes the most of a century of neck-craning architecture."
— The Washington Post

"Drama. Treachery. Innovation. Massive buildings. Bigger egos. Skyscrapers has it all."

— Patrick J. Foye, Executive Director, Port Authority of New York & New Jersey

"Breathtaking. Magnificent, unique, very special. Exquisite. One-of-a-kind. Well researched. Beautifully designed."
— Robert J. Bruss, Tribune Media Services