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                                                                                                                                                                                           The concept of Architecture signified an
                                                                                                                                                                                           evolutionary milestone. The process and the

                                                                                                                                                                                           product of planning, designing, and constructing
                                                                                                                                                                                           buildings or any other structures reflects our
                                                                                                                                                                                           ancestors scale of vision. The books featuring in this
                                                                                                                                                                                           section are examples of the integral publications
                                                                                                                                                                                           which divulged details about classic Indian
                                                                                                                                                                                           architecture and monuments such as Rock cut
                                                                                                                                                                                           Temples, Mughal structures and even the

                                                                                                                                                                                           metropolitan roots of modern Indian states and
                                                                                                                                                                                           cities. The plethora of technical drawings
                                                                                                                                                                                           envisioned by master planners as well as flawless
                                                                                                                                                                                           reproductions rendered by artists, establishes a
                                                                                                                                                                                           balanced aesthetic and architectural approach
                                                                                                                                                                                           towards the etching of the subjects discussed in the
                                                                                                                                                                                           various books in this section.
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