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The Monumental Impulse: Architecture's Biological Roots

By: George Hersey

244 pages, 233 b/w illus

MIT Press

Paperback | Apr 2001 | #126032 | ISBN: 0262582031
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Hardback | Jul 1999 | #94954 | ISBN: 0262082748
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Draws striking analogies between building types and animal species, examining the relationships between physical structures and living organisms, from bridges to mosques, from molecules to mammals.


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