An Introduction to Skyscrapers and Their Architects.
A colorful tour of the world's tallest buildings and the larger than life personalities who built them. Beginning with a brief sketch of each architect and then a description of the eight most impressive skyscrapers. From Gustave Eiffel's eiffel Tower in Paris to Mies van der Rohe's Seagram Building in New York to the tallest man-made structure in the world, Adrian Smith's Burj Khalifa in Dubai.
By Didier Cornille