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Plan of portico and bell towers, St. Peter's

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Description: Bernini and the Bell Towers: Architecture and Politics at the Vatican
~THE CONSTRUCTION, destruction, and rebuilding of St. Peter’s basilica have a millennial history. Work on the site of new St. Peter’s has absorbed the talents of generations of architects over several centuries with its design and structural challenges. The central role of the basilica in the city and the glacial pace of its construction survive...
PublisherYale University Press
Related print edition pages: pp.5-35

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