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A Life in Education and Architecture

Mary Beaumont Medd

by Catherine Burke

<p>This book provides a detailed exploration of the relationships between individual architects, educators, artists and designers that laid the foundation and shaped the approach to designing new school buildings in post-war Britain. It explores

ISBN: 9781317187684

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A Living Space

by Kit Kemp

This lavishly photographed interiors book shows how to leave behind design "rules" to create truly beautiful, original interiors. For over 20 years, Kit Kemp has been at the forefront of the international design community, with her signature ...

ISBN: 9781742703930

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A Musicology for Landscape

by David Nicholas Buck

<p>Drawing conceptually and directly on music notation, this book investigates landscape architecture’s inherent temporality. It argues that the rich history of notating time in music provides a critical model for this under-researched and ...

ISBN: 9781351804950

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A New History of Modern Architecture

by Davies Colin

ISBN: 9781786270573

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A New Plantation World

Sporting Estates in the South Carolina Lowcountry, 1900–1940

by Daniel J. Vivian

<p>In the era between the world wars, wealthy sportsmen and sportswomen created more than seventy large estates in the coastal region of South Carolina. By retaining select features from earlier periods and adding new buildings and landscapes, ...

ISBN: 9781108266161

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A Paradise Lost

The Imperial Garden Yuanming Yuan

by Young-tsu Wong

<p>This book is aimed at readers and researchers who are interested in Chinese garden architecture, the rise and fall of Yuanming Yuan and the history of the Qing dynasty. It is the first comprehensive study of the palatial garden complex in a ...

ISBN: 9789811018817

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A Pattern Language

Towns, Buildings, Construction

by Christopher Alexander

ISBN: 9780195019193

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A Pattern Language

Towns, Buildings, Construction

by Christopher Alexander

<p>You can use this book to design a house for yourself with your family; you can use it to work with your neighbors to improve your town and neighborhood; you can use it to design an office, or a workshop, or a public building. And you can use ...

ISBN: 9780190050351

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A Philosophy of Chinese Architecture

Past, Present, Future

by David Wang

<p><em>A Philosophy of Chinese Architecture: Past, Present, Future</em> examines the impact of Chinese philosophy on China’s historic structures, as well as on modern Chinese urban aesthetics and architectural forms. For architecture in China ...

ISBN: 9781317505662

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A Place for All People

by Richard Rogers

Richard Rogers was born in Florence in 1933. He was educated in the UK and then at the Yale School of Architecture, where he met Norman Foster. Alongside his partners, he has been responsible for some of the most radical designs of the twentieth

ISBN: 9781782116943

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A Primer on Theory in Architecture

by Karen Cordes Spence

<p><em>A Primer on Theory in Architecture</em> discusses how theory is defined in architecture, how it is identified, its location in larger perspectives or worldviews, its relationships to other areas in architecture, and how it can be ...

ISBN: 9781317431633

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A Quincy Jones

by Cory Buckner

ISBN: 9780714840741

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A Quincy Jones

by Cory Buckner

ISBN: 9780714848433

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A Short Guide to Consumer Rights in Construction Contracts

by Roland Phillips

<P>This essential guide is for all professional advisors and contractors who advise on or make a contract with a consumer.</P> <P>UK Consumer Rights legislation imposes obligations designed to protect the consumer client which can trip up an ...

ISBN: 9781859463840

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A Short History of Medieval Christianity

by G.R. Evans

<p>What did people really believe in the Middle Ages? Much of our sense of the medieval period has come down to us from the writings of the learned: the abbots, priors, magnates, scholastic theologians and others who between them, and across ...

ISBN: 9781786722232

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A Short History of the Italian Renaissance

by Virginia Cox

<p>The extraordinary creative energy of Renaissance Italy lies at the heart of modern western culture. This creativity extended far beyond the visual arts and architecture: dress history, dance history, food history, ritual and ceremonial all ...

ISBN: 9780857729743

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A Short History of the Mughal Empire

by Michael Fisher

<p>The Mughal Empire dominated India politically, culturally, socially, economically and environmentally, from its foundation by Babur, a Central Asian adventurer, in 1526 to the final trial and exile of the last emperor Bahadur Shah Zafar at ...

ISBN: 9780857729767

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A Short History of the Normans

by Leonie V. Hicks

<p>The Battle of Hastings in 1066 is the one date forever seared on the British national psyche. It enabled the Norman Conquest that marked the end of Anglo-Saxon England. But there was much more to the Normans than the invading army Duke ...

ISBN: 9780857728562

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A Spotter's Guide to Amazing Architecture

by Lonely Planet

ISBN: 9781787013421

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A Tiny Home to Call Your Own

Living Well in Just-Right Houses

by Patricia Foreman

<p><b>Unfetter and unclutter your life by learning how and why to transition to a tiny home</b></p><p>Do you feel as though you?re living in an expensive and ill-fitting home filled with too much stuff? Do you have too much space filled with too

ISBN: 9780865718906

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