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Author Stierlin, Henri.

Title Hindu India : from Khajuraho to the temple city of Madurai / Henri Stierlin ; photos, Anne and Henri Stierlin [; English translation, Chris Miller].

Imprint Köln ; New York : Taschen, c1998.

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Description 237 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 31 cm.
Series Taschen's world architecture
Taschen's world architecture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 234) and indexes.
Contents Introduction: a religious architecture -- The first rock-cut temples: from man-made caves to the Cholas of Thanjavur -- The towers of Bhubaneshwar: the eastern Indian aesthetic -- The culmination of medieval architecture: Khajuraho: a consummate architectural achievement -- New architecture in the Deccan: the Hoysala style and the 'soapstone' temples -- The apotheosis of southern Indian architecture: from the Hampi Princes to the Nayaks of Madurai.
Subject Hindu temples -- India.
Jaina temples -- India.
Hindu architecture -- India.
Architecture, Hindu.
Architecture -- India.
Architecture, Hindu -- History.
Architecture -- India -- History.
Added Author Stierlin, Anne.
Added Title Inde hindoue. English
ISBN 3822876496