Publishing Organization

Houghton Mifflin Co.


A wonderful set of drawings that explain the construction of a mosque in Ottoman times by the famous architect Sinan. See also for comparison of sacred and secular architecture, by the same author/architect, CathedralCastleCityPyramid, and others. See also animated films of same names.

Type of Resource

Book, Children and youth literature

Topic Category
  • Islamic art
  • Islamic history and civilization
  • Islamic civilization
  • World history
  • World religions
  • Children and youth literature
Grade Level
  • Elementary
  • Middle School
  • High School