The Travel Edition of The Phaidon Atlas of Contemporary World Architecture is a pocket-sized guidebook to the best works of architecture around the world. The mini-book contains concise details and photos of 1,052 projects in 75 countries ranging from Finland to Mozambique. The range of building types included is also comprehensive: there are commercial, cultural, educational, government and other public buildings as well as examples of infrastructure and sports facilities.
Each project entry is featured with one image, the name of the building and its architect, the location and the address, if accessible, and a short description of its architectural approach. There are also sub-regional maps and city orientations to indicate the location of the presented buildings. The Phaidon Atlas of Contemporary World Architecture is a handy companion especially to business travellers who need a compact catalogue of global architectural highlights.
The copy in stock is in good condition. The pages are clean and the covers are tidy.