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Author Stegers, Rudolf.

Title Sacred buildings : a design manual / Rudolf Stegers ; contributions by Dorothea Baumann ... [and others] ; [translation from German, Julian Reisenberger]
Published Basel : Birkhäuser, 2008


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Description 247 pages : illustrations (some color), plans ; 34 cm
Series SpringerLink (Online service)
Contents [1] Principles of sacred buildings. Preface -- Church architecture past and present / Rudolph Stegers -- Synagogue architecture in the recent past and present / Roman Hollenstein -- Mosque architecture past and present / Negar Hakim -- Acoustics in sacred buildings / Dorothea Baumann and Christine Niederstätter -- Light in sacred buildings / Eva-Maria Kreuz -- [2] Selection of projects. Churches -- Synagogues -- Mosques -- Crematoria and chapels of rest -- Appendix
Notes Translation of: Sakralbau. Edited by Jasmine Benyamin
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-244) and indexes
Subject Buildings -- Designs and plans.
Islamic architecture.
Religious architecture -- Design and construction.
Religious architecture.
Synagogue architecture.
Genre/Form Architectural drawings.
Author Baumann, Dorothea.
LC no. 2008923381
ISBN 3764366834 (hbk.)
9783764366834 (hbk.)
Other Titles Sakralbau. English
Design manual