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Garden City: Supergreen Buildings, Urban Skyscapes and the New Planted Space

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Garden City: Supergreen Buildings, Urban Skyscapes and the New Planted Space...

Anna Yudina

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Environmentally-friendly architecture & design

Hardback

A spectacular global survey of some of the world's most inventive buildings--increasingly relevant in the face of climate... [more]

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City on a Grid: How New York Became New York

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City on a Grid: How New York Became New York

Gerard Koeppel

City & town planning - architectural aspects; History; History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900

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The never-before-told story of the grid that ate Manhattan [more]

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Concrete, Mini Format

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Concrete, Mini Format

William Hall, Leonard Koren

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Architectural structure & design

Hardback

A visual exploration of the world's most extraordinary and inspiring concrete architecture - in a stylish and compact format... [more]

$29.95

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The Wall: Rome's Greatest Frontier

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The Wall: Rome's Greatest Frontier

Alistair Moffat

Memorials, monuments; Museums & museology; History; British & Irish history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE

Paperback

New edition of Alistair Moffat's bestselling The Wall [more]

$22.99

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Power from the Wind: A Practical Guide to Small-Scale Energy Production

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Power from the Wind: A Practical Guide to Small-Scale Energy Production...

Dan Chiras

Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Mathematics & Sciences; Physics; Sustainability; Alternative & renewable energy sources & technology; Self-sufficiency

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The completely revised and updated comprehensive guide to small wind energy systems [more]

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American Libraries 1730-1950

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American Libraries 1730-1950

Kenneth Breisch

Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial; Library & information sciences; History

Hardback

An expansive overview of our storehouses of knowledge, from the earliest library building (Philadelphia, 1745) to midcentury... [more]

$106.95

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Pavilions in Parks: Bandstands and Rotundas All Round Australia

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Pavilions in Parks: Bandstands and Rotundas All Round Australia

Allison Rose

Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial; History

Paperback

Reclining in the shade of a rotunda, or being serenaded from a bandstand, everyone has fond memories of sunny days in parks... [more]

$39.95

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50 Architects You Should Know

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50 Architects You Should Know

Isabel Kuhl, Kristina Lowis, Sabine Thiel-Siling

Architecture; Individual architects & architectural firms; History of architecture

Paperback

Now available in a new edition, this introduction to fifty visionary architects traces the major aesthetic movements over... [more]

$34.99

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Positive Energy Homes: Creating Passive Houses for Better Living

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Positive Energy Homes: Creating Passive Houses for Better Living

Robin Brimblecombe, Robin Brimblecombe

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Architectural structure & design; Building construction & materials

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A guide to how positive energy living can be achieved, through homes that power themselves and empower their occupants. [more]

$59.95

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International Space Station: Architecture Beyond Earth

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International Space Station: Architecture Beyond Earth

David Nixon, Nicole Stott

Theory of architecture; Architectural structure & design; Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

In 1984 President Ronald Reagan gave NASA the go-ahead to build a Space Station. A generation later, the International Space... [more]

$145.00

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Versailles: The Great and Hidden Splendours of the Sun King's Palace

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Versailles: The Great and Hidden Splendours of the Sun King's Palace

Catherine Pegard, Christophe Fouin

Photographs: collections; Palaces, chateaux, country houses; History

Hardback

Versailles as you've never seen it... A lavish, large-format journey through the Palace's breathtaking rooms and grounds by... [more]

$100.00

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Art Deco Interiors

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Art Deco Interiors

Henry Delacroix

Architecture; Architectural structure & design

Paperback

This rare 1935 portfolio of full-color plates presents interpretations by many designers and interior architects of the effects... [more]

$49.99

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Illustrated Encyclopedia of Royal Britain

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Illustrated Encyclopedia of Royal Britain

Charles Phillips

Residential buildings, domestic buildings; Reference works; History; British & Irish history

Hardback

Britain's royal and architectural heritage is celebrated in this sumptuous history, with 1000 images. [more]

$59.95

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The Sagrada Familia: Gaudi's Heaven on Earth

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The Sagrada Familia: Gaudi's Heaven on Earth

Gijs van Hensbergen

Architecture; Religious buildings; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Hardback

A definitive and illuminating biography of one of the most famous – and most famously unfinished – buildings in... [more]

$29.99

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The Unfinished Palazzo: Life, Love and Art in Venice

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The Unfinished Palazzo: Life, Love and Art in Venice

Judith Mackrell

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Palaces, chateaux, country houses; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

The story of Venice's Unfinished Palazzo -- told through the lives of three of its most unconventional, passionate, and fascinating... [more]

$45.00

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Speer: Hitler's Architect

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Speer: Hitler's Architect

Martin Kitchen

Individual architects & architectural firms; Biography: historical, political & military; History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

Paperback

A new biography of Albert Speer, Adolf Hitler's chief architect and trusted confidant, reveals the subject's deeper involvement... [more]

$37.99

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Seeing the Better City: How to Explore, Observe, and Improve Urban Space

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Seeing the Better City: How to Explore, Observe, and Improve Urban Space...

Charles R. Wolfe

Architecture; City & town planning - architectural aspects; Urban & municipal planning

Paperback

Emphasises personal observation as a key to creating better neighbourhoods. [more]

$42.99

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Churches of the Church of England

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Churches of the Church of England

Janet Gough

Religious buildings; History; Anglican & Episcopalian Churches, Church of England

Paperback

Following on from Cathedrals of the Church of England , this book explores a comprehensive range of religious institutions,... [more]

$29.99

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What's So Great About the Eiffel Tower?: 70 Questions That Will Change the Way You Think about Architecture

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What's So Great About the Eiffel Tower?: 70 Questions That Will Change the...

Jonathan Glancey

Architecture

Paperback

Why do we find the idea of a multi-coloured Parthenon so shocking today? Why was the Eiffel Tower such a target for hatred... [more]

$27.99

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Waterside Modern

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Waterside Modern

Dominic Bradbury, Dominic Bradbury

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Houses, apartments, flats, units

Paperback

An escapist visual sourcebook of modern interiors in a range of waterside settings, from the creative duo behind Mediterranean... [more]

$35.00

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The Library Book

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The Library Book

Thomas R. Schiff, Alberto Manguel

Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial; Library, archive & information management; Cultural studies

Hardback

The Library Book beautifully captures the shifting architectural styles... [more]

$120.00

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Tomb Treasures: New Discoveries from China's Han Dynasty

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Tomb Treasures: New Discoveries from China's Han Dynasty

Jay Xu

Oriental art; Memorials, monuments; History; Asian history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE

Hardback

This stunning Chinese art book presents almost a hundred recently unearthed objects that offer a glimpse into the extraordinary... [more]

$44.99

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Castles: Their History and Evolution in Medieval Britain

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Castles: Their History and Evolution in Medieval Britain

Marc Morris

Residential buildings, domestic buildings; History of architecture; History; British & Irish history; Medieval history; Military history

Hardback

Beginning with their introduction in the eleventh century, and ending with their widespread abandonment in the seventeenth,... [more]

$51.95

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Venice and its Jews: 500 Years Since the Founding of the Ghetto

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Venice and its Jews: 500 Years Since the Founding of the Ghetto

Donatella Calabi

History of architecture; History; Social & cultural history; History of religion; Jewish studies

Hardback

Published to mark the 500th anniversary of the creation of the Venice ghetto, and accompanies an exhibition currently taking... [more]

$29.99

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It's Beautiful Here

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It's Beautiful Here

Megan Morton, Brooke Holme

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Professional interior design

Hardback

A beautiful home doesn’t rest on great design alone – it’s shaped by the people who live there. That relationship... [more]

$59.99

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