City of Yazd today, a general overview of a World Heritage historic city


  • Rezaei Faramani Tabibeh


This article intends to create an image of the city of Yazd in its current state as accurate as possible. Its aim is not to analyse the city from a particular architectural or urban point of view or evaluate its development. Instead, it aims to provide a general account of Yazd as it is today and its outlook for future without focusing on detail. Although some detailed information is given where necessary.   


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How to Cite

Tabibeh , R. F. (2020). City of Yazd today, a general overview of a World Heritage historic city . L’architettura Delle città  - The Journal of the Scientific Society Ludovico Quaroni, 13(17). Retrieved from



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