If you’re into architecture, you must add this to your list of books to get (if you don’t have it already). Be prepared for a vast amount of pictures; it’s amazing.
Explore the best architecture of the 21st century in this collection of 1037 exemplary buildings sited all over the world…Divided into six world regions, the Phaidon Atlas of 21st Century World Architecture provides an important overview of global and local trends in architecture. This truly unparalleled resource presents easily accessible world data exploring the geographical contexts for 21st century architectural production in a global framework. Each of the six world regions is introduced by an analysis of urban and architectural issues.