• Book

    • Refuges and Camps
      • Overview
      • About the author
    • Roberto Dini      Luca Gibello      Stefano Girodo     

      Refuges and Camps

      Architecture, History, Landscape

      • Overview
      • About the author

      Overview

      The book presents a selection the most outstanding and emblematic refuges and camps in the Alps. The structures examined in the book are of remarkable historical, mountaineering, architectural, technological, social and visual worth. Indeed, in addition to their primary purpose as safe havens for mountain-goers, these structures are an important heritage that deserves to be included among the architectural and landscape masterpieces of the 20th century.

      The book has won the Prize “Leggimontagna” 2018.

      About the author

      Luca Gibello is an architecture critic and the editor of the online Il Giornale dell’Architettura. He is president of Associazione Cantieri d’Alta Quota and a board member of Club Alpino 4000.
      Roberto Dini is an architect and researcher at the Institute of Mountain Architecture of Turin Polytechnic.
      Stefano Girodo is an architect. He has written papers and articles about architecture and mountaineering as well as high-altitude camps and sites.

  • Book formats

    • Binding: Paperback
      Size: 19,5 x 26
      Pages: VIII-344
      ISBN: 9788820384746
      Price: € 32,90

    Digital formats

    • epub
      ISBN: 9788820385248
      Price: € 26,99
    • Platform: Amazon
      kindle
      ISBN: 9788820385248
    • Platform: Torrossa
      torrossa
      ISBN: 9788820393755
      Price: € 26,99