The first comprehensive guide to the architecture and history of Shanghai from the original walled city, through the era of the foreign settlements, to the steel and glass skyscrapers of the modern city.
It also includes a lengthy introductory section, covering the political and economic history of this amazing city. The book is divided into nine sections, each with a map showing an important area of the city and its nearest Metro station. Addresses are written in Chinese as well as English.
This is a new title in the successful Watermark Architectural Guides series.
Author, Anne Warr is an architect, academic and founder member of Explore Shanghai Heritage. She is a resident of Shanghai.
ISBN: 9780949284761 340 pp Softback 255mm x 135mm Full colour
$49.95 inc GST