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    Title
    The temple architecture of India
    Author
    Hardy, Adam, 1953-

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    Personal Author:
    Hardy, Adam, 1953-
    Title:
    The temple architecture of India / Adam Hardy.
    URL:
    Material specified:Contributor biographical information. http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0826/2008295774-b.html
    URL:
    Material specified:Publisher description. http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0826/2008295774-d.html
    Electronic resource:
    http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&doc_number=016289236&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIANote:Inhaltsverzeichnis.
    URL:
    Material specified:Beschreibung für Leser. http://deposit.d-nb.de/cgi-bin/dokserv?id=2996558&prov=M&dok_var=1&dok_ext=htm
    Publication info:
    Chichester [UK] ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, 2007.
    Physical description:
    256 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 29 cm.
    Content type:
    text
    Medium:
    unmediated
    Format:
    volume
    Bibliography note:
    Includes bibliographical references and index.
    Contents:
    Centres of power -- Temple, body and movement -- The emanating universe -- Placing the Gods -- The architect and unfolding traditions -- Early Indian architecture -- Later rock-cut architecture -- Plans and spaces -- Nagara shrines -- Dravida shrines -- Geometry -- Mouldings -- Pillars -- Ceilings -- Gavakshas -- Early Nagara Temples -- Latina and related Valabhi Temples -- Shekhari Temples -- Bhumija Temples -- Temples of Eastern India -- Early Dravida Temples -- The great 8th-century Dravida Temples -- Temples of the Cholas and their contemporaries -- The Karnata Dravida tradition continued -- What happened afterwards -- What next?
    Summary:
    "Encompasses all the major temples on the Indian subcontinent, while also providing an overall understanding of temple architecture by featuring dozens of other beautiful, but lesser known works. Ranging across the core period of temple construction from the 6th to the 13th century. Featured temples include: Brihadeshvara Temple, Tanjavur; Kailasa, Ellora; Kailasanatha, Kanchipuram; Kandariya Mahadeva, Khajuraho; Lingaraja Temple, Bhuvaneshvara; Surya Temple at Modhera; Udayeshvara Temple, Udayapur; Virupaksha Temple, Pattadakal."
    Subject term:
    Temples--India.
    LCCN:
    2008295774
    ISBN:
    9780470028278 (hbk.)
    ISBN:
    0470028270 (hbk.)
    Collection note:
    Gift of:Stephen Ricks ; Date cataloged: 7/18/2011.

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