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The Lhasa Atlas: Traditional Tibetan Architecture and Townscape

Knud Larsen and Amund Sinding-Larsen

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ISBN 10: 0906026571 / ISBN 13: 9780906026571
Published by Serindia Publications, London, UK, 2001
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Title: The Lhasa Atlas: Traditional Tibetan ...

Publisher: Serindia Publications, London, UK

Publication Date: 2001

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:New

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Edition: First Edition.

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Lhasa is the most impressive of the few surviving traditional urban centers of Tibet. Among its splendid buildings are the Potala Palace, the traditional seat of the Dalai Lamas, and the Jokhang Temple, the most sacred building in the world of Tibetan Buddhism. Tibetan architecture is increasingly being recognized as one of the great architectural traditions of the world. The Lhasa Atlas surveys the topography, environment, historical development, buildings, and townscape of old Lhasa. It also introduces future plans and discusses some of the issues concerning the safeguarding of the historical townscape in the ongoing process of urban development.

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Amund Sinding-Larsen is a Norwegian architect with an international practice, a researcher affiliated to the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in Trondheim, Norway, and an Associate Professor at the Oslo School of Architecture (AHO), Department of Architectural Theory and History, with a focus on architecture beyond Europe.

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