d. c. 25 B.C.
Roman Architect and Engineer
Vitruvius is best known as the author of De architectura, the first attempt at a comprehensive study of architectural practice. This manual dealt n...
Vitruvius's treatise De architectura (On Architecture, ca. 30-20 B.C.), an architectural and engineering compendium in ten books (each about thirty pages long), is the author's only known work and is ...