The second volume of books on the architecture of Vietnamese communal houses and pagodas has been made public at a ceremony held recently in Hanoi.

The second volume of a book on Vietnamese communal houses’ architecture featured pictures and information on 12 typical houses in the country built from the 16th to early 20th century.

Meanwhile, the other on the architecture of Vietnamese pagodas introduced 10 pagodas with special historical, architecture and carvings from the Tran to the Nguyen dynasty.

The books are expected to assist researchers and specialists in restoring and preserving the relics./.-VNA