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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]

$55.00

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The Best of Grand Designs Australia

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The Best of Grand Designs Australia

Grand Designs

Art & Architecture; Houses, apartments, flats, units

Hardback

The Best of Grand Designs Australia is a selection of inspiring homes from Australia's best loved home design show, featuring... [more]

$59.99

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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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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]

$19.99

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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

Paperback

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

$24.99

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Art Nouveau

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Art Nouveau

Klaus-Jurgen Sembach

Art & Architecture; History of architecture

Hardback

Part of the Single Jumbo series of illustrated texts, this one covers Art Nouveau. [more]

$45.00

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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]

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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]

$22.99

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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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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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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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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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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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All the Buildings in Sydney: ...that I've Drawn so Far

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All the Buildings in Sydney: ...that I've Drawn so Far

James Gulliver Hancock

Art & Architecture; Architectural structure & design; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Hardback

All the Buildings in Sydney is a love letter to author James Gulliver Hancock's home town of Sydney, told through his unique... [more]

$29.99

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celebrating British architecture 100 Buildings, 100 Years

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celebrating British architecture 100 Buildings, 100 Years

Twentieth Century Society

Architecture; History of architecture

Hardback

A celebration of the most important architecture in Britain from the 20th and 21st-century. From Art Deco, through pre-fabs... [more]

$49.99

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Ancient Egyptian Art and Architecture: A Very Short Introduction

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Ancient Egyptian Art and Architecture: A Very Short Introduction

Christina Riggs (Senior Lecturer, School of Art History and World Art Studies, University of East Anglia)

History of art: ancient & classical art; History of architecture; History

Paperback

In this Very Short Introduction Christina Riggs explores the visual arts produced in Egypt over a span of some 4,000 years.... [more]

$19.95

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70/80/90 Iconic Australian Houses: Three Decades of Domestic Architecture

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70/80/90 Iconic Australian Houses: Three Decades of Domestic Architecture...

Karen McCartney

Art & Architecture; Architectural structure & design; Houses, apartments, flats, units

Paperback

In this follow-up to the design classic 50/60/70 Iconic Australian Houses, Karen McCartney, founding editor of interiors magazine... [more]

$49.99

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Art & Architecture: Rome

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Art & Architecture: Rome

Brigitte Hintzen-Bohlen

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Architecture

Paperback

Even into the twentieth century, artists from every corner of the globe were magically drawn to Rome, which served as their... [more]

$24.99

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Hanok: The Korean House

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Hanok: The Korean House

Nani Park, Robert J. Fouser

Architecture; Residential buildings, domestic buildings

Hardback

Twelve examples of the Korean house style, traditional on the exterior and in use of natural materials but with contemporary... [more]

$34.99

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