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Archiflop: A guide to the most spectacular failures in the history of modern and contemporary architecture

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Archiflop: A guide to the most spectacular failures in the history of modern...

Alessandro Biamonti

Architecture; History of architecture

Hardback

With a tongue in cheek approach, this book presents a selection of the most spectacular architectural flops from the 20th... [more]

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Cabin Porn: Inspiration for Your Quiet Place Somewhere

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Cabin Porn: Inspiration for Your Quiet Place Somewhere

Zach Klein, Steven Leckart

Photographs: collections; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Environmentally-friendly architecture & design; Residential buildings, domestic buildings

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Offers a collection of photography of rural escapes and inspiring stories of people who've created their dream home. This... [more]

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Architecture and Urbanism in the British Empire

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Architecture and Urbanism in the British Empire

G. A. Bremner

History of architecture; History; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Colonialism & imperialism; National liberation & independence, post-colonialism

Hardback

A comprehensive overview of the architectural and urban transformations that took place across the British Empire between... [more]

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Power at Ground Zero: Politics, Money, and the Remaking of Lower Manhattan

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Power at Ground Zero: Politics, Money, and the Remaking of Lower Manhattan...

Lynne B. Sagalyn (Professor of Real Estate, Columbia University)

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

Hardback

The destruction of the World Trade Center complex on 9/11 set in motion a chain of events that fundamentally transformed both... [more]

$50.95

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The Ten Most Influential Buildings in History: Architecture's Archetypes

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The Ten Most Influential Buildings in History: Architecture's Archetypes...

Simon Unwin (University of Dundee, UK)

Architecture; History of architecture

Paperback

Even the most inventive and revolutionary architects of today owe debts to the past, often to the distant past when architecture... [more]

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Living in the Landscape: Extraordinary rural homes in Australia and New Zealand

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Living in the Landscape: Extraordinary rural homes in Australia and New...

Anna Johnson, Richard Black

Architecture; Environmentally-friendly architecture & design

Hardback

In recent years living in the big cities of Australia and NZ has become unaffordable to many. However, thanks to stronger... [more]

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Mr Barry's War: Rebuilding the Houses of Parliament after the Great Fire of 1834

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Mr Barry's War: Rebuilding the Houses of Parliament after the Great Fire...

Caroline Shenton (Director of the Parliamentary Archives)

Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial; History; British & Irish history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900

Hardback

The saga of the epic battle to re-build the Houses of Parliament after the great fire of 1834, this is also the story of how... [more]

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How to Read Towns and Cities: A Crash Course in Urban Architecture

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How to Read Towns and Cities: A Crash Course in Urban Architecture

Jonathan Glancey

Architecture; City & town planning - architectural aspects; History of architecture; Historical geography

Paperback

How to Read Towns & Cities is a pocket-sized primer to understanding the forces that have shaped the world's cities. It takes... [more]

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The Destruction of Memory: Architecture at War

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The Destruction of Memory: Architecture at War

Robert Bevan

Architecture; Theory of architecture; History of architecture; General & world history; Military history

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Now available in an expanded 2nd Edition, this is a polemical account of the destruction of architecture in war. [more]

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London Then and Now - People and Places

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London Then and Now - People and Places

Frank Hopkinson

Architecture; History of architecture; History; Local history; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Hardback

London Then and Now - People and Places pairs an incredible range of archive photos from across Greater London with the same... [more]

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How to Read Modern Buildings: A Crash Course in the Architecture of the Modern Era

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How to Read Modern Buildings: A Crash Course in the Architecture of the...

Will Jones

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Architecture; History of architecture

Paperback

How to Read Modern Buildings is an indispensable pocket-sized guide to understanding the architecture of the modern era.<br... [more]

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Being There

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Being There

David Malouf

History of Art & Design Styles; Architecture; Music; Literary essays

Paperback

After exploring the idea of home, where and what it is in A First Place, what does it mean to be a writer and where writing... [more]

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Hot Modernism: Queensland Architecture 1945-1975

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Hot Modernism: Queensland Architecture 1945-1975

John MacArthur, Deborah van der Plaat, Janina Gosseye

Art & Architecture; History of architecture

Paperback

This thematic presentation of the history of modernist architecture of Queensland, Australia provides a fascinating case... [more]

$49.99

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After the Fire: London Churches in the Age of Wren, Hooke, Hawksmoor and Gibbs

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After the Fire: London Churches in the Age of Wren, Hooke, Hawksmoor and...

Angelo Hornak

Religious buildings; History of architecture; History

Hardback

A stunning history of London Churches built after the Great Fire [more]

$149.95

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Under the Edge: The Architecture of Peter Stutchbury

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Under the Edge: The Architecture of Peter Stutchbury

Ewan McEoin

Art & Architecture; Individual architects & architectural firms

Hardback

Peter Stutchbury's award-winning architecture continues to stimulate a new and increasing awareness of the potential for designing... [more]

$95.00

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Dream Treehouses: Extraordinary Designs from Concept to Completion

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Dream Treehouses: Extraordinary Designs from Concept to Completion

Alain Laurens, Daniel Dufour, Ghislain Andre, La Cabane Perchee

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Individual architects & architectural firms; Residential buildings, domestic buildings; History of architecture

Hardback

French design company La Cabane Perchee presents 40 extraordinary treehouses designed and built by the acclaimed team. [more]

$60.00

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Life in a Medieval Castle

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Life in a Medieval Castle

Joseph Gies, Frances Gies

Castles & fortifications; History; European history; Medieval history; Social & cultural history

Paperback

From acclaimed historians Frances and Joseph Gies comes the reissue of this definitive classic on medieval castles, which... [more]

$27.99

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Most Beautiful Universities in the World,The

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Most Beautiful Universities in the World,The

Guillaume de Laubier

Photographs: collections; Architecture; Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial; Universities

Hardback

Guillaume de Laubier, the renowned photographer of the surprise hit The... [more]

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Art Deco Airports

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Art Deco Airports

Terry Moyle, Rosie Louise

Architecture; Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial; Airports

Hardback

This book looks at the first airports of the world, specifically Airports of the 1920's and early 1930's. The book will be... [more]

$45.00

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Doors

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Doors

Bob Wilcox

Decorative arts; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Architectural structure & design

Hardback

Over 600 striking photographs of remarkable doors from around the world offer ideas and inspiration for anyone in architecture,... [more]

$39.99

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My Stylish French Girlfriends

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My Stylish French Girlfriends

Sharon Santoni

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Professional interior design; Fashion & society; Gender studies: women; Interior design, decor & style guides

Hardback

Meet 20 beautiful, creative French women who live with passion; work every day; and love to take care ot their homes and families.... [more]

$65.95

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Great Houses of London

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Great Houses of London

James Stourton

Residential buildings, domestic buildings; History of architecture; History

Hardback

The story of the great houses of London, for the most part disguised behind sober facades, revealing the astonishing riches... [more]

$75.00

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The Future of Architecture in 100 Buildings (#4 TED)

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The Future of Architecture in 100 Buildings (#4 TED)

Marc Kushner (Marc Kushner)

Architecture

Paperback

Architect and Architizer.com founder Marc Kushner highlights 100 buildings that embody the future of architecture. [more]

$19.99

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Metric Handbook: Planning and Design Data

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Metric Handbook: Planning and Design Data

Pamela Buxton (Freelance Architecture and Design Journalist, UK)

Architecture; Architectural structure & design; Architecture: professional practice

Paperback

Rev. ed. of: Metric handbook / [edited by] David Littlefield, 2012. [more]

$93.99

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Materiality: Brick and Block in Contemporary Australian Architecture

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Materiality: Brick and Block in Contemporary Australian Architecture

Ron Ringer

Art & Architecture; Architecture

Hardback

There is a long and ancient historical legacy whereby human beings set out to create buildings that embody form, function,... [more]

$99.00

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