Book of Circles, the
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Manuel Lima takes us on a lively tour through millennia of circular information design. Three hundred detailed and colourful illustrations from around the world cover an encyclopaedic array of subjects -- architecture, urban planning, fine art, design, fashion, technology, religion, cartography, biology, astronomy, and physics -- all based on the circle, the universal symbol of unity, wholeness, infinity, enlightenment, and perfection. Follow-up to 'The Book of Trees' and 'Visual Complexity'.
ISBN 9781616895280. Princeton Architectural Press.