Tallinn University of Technology

The book „Miracles in concrete. Structural engineer August Komendant“  is the first comprehensive insight into the legacy of civil engineer August Komendant (1906–1992).

It  provides a visually captivating overview of Komendant's most important professional works - from the early concrete buildings of the 1930s in his native Estonia to the masterpieces of world architecture completed in the 1960s and 1970s in North America. Most of the book's 500 illustrations are published for the first time. In the book, you can find a comprehensive list of August Komendant's works with the basic data of each project, as well as a selected bibliography, which includes Komendant's own publications as well as others' approaches to his works.

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A.Komendant Miracles in Concrete book cover