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The Resource 1001 amazing places you must see before you die, general editor, Richard Cavendish ; preface by Koïchiro Matsuura

1001 amazing places you must see before you die, general editor, Richard Cavendish ; preface by Koïchiro Matsuura

Label
1001 amazing places you must see before you die
Title
1001 amazing places you must see before you die
Statement of responsibility
general editor, Richard Cavendish ; preface by Koïchiro Matsuura
Title variation
  • One thousand and one amazing places you must see before you die
  • One thousand one amazing places you must see before you die
Contributor
Editor
Writer of preface
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This lively and informative guide explores the astonishing variety of places on which humanity has left its mark, and which can still be visited and relished today. Each entry outlines the background of an outstanding historical site, with details of its construction and the architect or engineer who created it. Written and researched by an international team of historians and journalists, this comprehensive study spans the whole of recorded history, from the very beginning of the human race to modern times." --
Assigning source
Page 4 of cover
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
910.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
G153.4
LC item number
.A16 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cavendish, Richard,
  • Matsuura, Kōichirō
  • Unesco
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Travel
  • Historic buildings
  • Historic sites
  • Curiosities and wonders
Label
1001 amazing places you must see before you die, general editor, Richard Cavendish ; preface by Koïchiro Matsuura
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "In collaboration with Unesco"--Cover
  • Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- Index of amazing places -- The Americas -- Europe -- Africa -- Asia -- Oceania -- Index of UNESCO world heritage sites -- Index of people and events -- Contributors -- Picture credits -- Acknowledgments
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
960 pages
Isbn
9780785835141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • ocn960839119
  • (OCoLC)960839119
  • 2411818
Label
1001 amazing places you must see before you die, general editor, Richard Cavendish ; preface by Koïchiro Matsuura
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "In collaboration with Unesco"--Cover
  • Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- Index of amazing places -- The Americas -- Europe -- Africa -- Asia -- Oceania -- Index of UNESCO world heritage sites -- Index of people and events -- Contributors -- Picture credits -- Acknowledgments
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
960 pages
Isbn
9780785835141
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • ocn960839119
  • (OCoLC)960839119
  • 2411818

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