Hong Kong Bank: Building of Norman Foster's Masterpiece

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The headquarters of the Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation in Hong Kong was designed by Norman Foster. This book provides a behind-the-scenes account of the commissioning, designing, construction and opening of the building. The requirement was: an outstanding building equipped with the latest technology that would capture people's imagination and respect. With construction under way, serious trouble developed on a vital sub-contract and the project almost foundered. While speculation raged in the world's press, new ...

Hong Kong Bank: Building of Norman Foster's Masterpiece 1989, Jonathan Cape Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780224024907

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