Under the Clock: Colonial Architecture and History in Cyprus, 1878-1960

Schaar, K. W., Given, M. and Theocharous, G. (1995) Under the Clock: Colonial Architecture and History in Cyprus, 1878-1960. Bank of Cyprus: Nicosia. ISBN 9789963420490

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This book charts the development of colonial architecture designed and built by the Public Works Department in Cyprus under British colonial rule, from 1878 to 1960. It places the buildings in their historical and architectural context, and examines the ideological and practical motivations for their designs. Unpublished plans and documentation from the Cyprus State Archives and the archives of the Public Works Department are used extensively.

Item Type:Books
Keywords:Cyprus, colonial architecture, British colonialism.
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Given, Dr Michael
Authors: Schaar, K. W., Given, M., and Theocharous, G.
College/School:College of Arts > School of Humanities > Archaeology
Publisher:Bank of Cyprus
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