Underground Worlds

A Guide to Spectacular Subterranean Places
by David Farley

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A visual and anecdotal exploration of the curious worlds hidden beneath our feet, including ancient cities, salt mine cathedrals, underground amusement parks, and more.

From bone-filled catacombs to sculpted salt churches to hand-carved cave complexes large enough to house 20,000 people, Underground Worlds is packed with more than 50 unusual...
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Published By Black Dog & Leventhal

Format Hardback


Number Of Pages 240

Publication Date 05/15/2018

ISBN 9780316514026

Dimensions 7.62 inches x 10.62 inches

"There are more than 50 places featured here. . . Each is accompanied by a short essay and full-color photography and is interesting in its own right. Together, they are an invitation to revel in feats of modern and ancient engineering and architecture. Underground Worlds is a reminder to consider what lives beneath the ground as we travel the earth--be it in person or in books."

— Shelf Awareness

"Award-winning travel writer David Farley gives a grand tour of the world's most spectacular subterranean places."
— Architectural Digest