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The Construction of Gothic Cathedrals

The Construction of Gothic Cathedrals
Author : John Fitchen
Publisher : University of Chicago Press
Total Pages : 344
Release : 1981
ISBN 10 : 9780226252032
ISBN 13 : 0226252035
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Construction of Gothic Cathedrals Book Description:

Explains the complicated procedures medieval builders used to construct cathedrals, including vaulting, formwork, and rib vaulting


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