A great european capital
- This photography book provides a complete tour of Madrid, one of the great cities of Spain with a rich cultural heritage
- Through more than 280 photographs, this book covers every nook and cranny of the Spanish capital allowing the reader to learn more about the architecture, culture and beauty of the city
- It includes detailed information about the most emblematic places of Madrid, as well as the most attractive tourist spots
About the book
The book is divided into 6 chapters, each one of them focused on a certain area of the city. Thus, the book, which includes more than 280 pictures of Madrid and its emblematic monuments, explores the old quarter today transformed into the heart of the so-called Hapsburg Madrid, and the new neighbourhoods that have recently sprung up on the outskirts, providing a broad panorama of the Spanish capital.
Likewise, the Madrid pictures included in the book are accompanied by texts that provide very comprehensive information on the historical evolution of the city and the origin of its different neighbourhoods and more representative buildings. This combination of photos and text make it possible to get a new perspective on one of the most important cities in Europe. The vision of this work can also be extended with other books published by Dosde.
What differentiates this book from others?
This photographic book on Madrid stands out for providing a complete visual tour around the essential places of the city. Its pages immerse the reader in the art and architecture of the great Spanish capital, one of the most important cities in the world.
Who is it aimed at?
This book on Madrid is aimed at art and architecture lovers, and visitors that want to discover the city's heritage and cultural wealth. Likewise it is the ideal book for the city's very own inhabitants who want to get it to know it better.
What am I going to find in the book?
The book is divided into zones: the Gran Vía, the old quarter, Lavapiés, the Paseo del Arte, etc. It includes detailed explanatory texts that provide background on each part of the city and the different monuments and essential sightseeing spots.
What's the book like?
This book is handy and practical, great to take on any trip. Because of its plentiful information it can be continually consulted. It is made with PEFC accredited paper, which guarantees sustainable forest management and respect for the environment.
- Additional Information
- Weight (g): 540
- Binding: Paperback with flaps
- Size (cm): 19,5 x 17,5
- Author: Dosde Publishing
- Pages: 0
- Edition: Photo Edition