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Architecture, Liberty and Civic Order

Architectural Theories from Vitruvius to Jefferson and Beyond

by Professor Carroll William Westfall

<p>This book brings to light central topics that are neglected in current histories and theories of architecture and urbanism. These include the role of imitation in earlier centuries and its potential role in present practice; the necessary ...

ISBN: 9781472456557

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Architecture, Media, and Memory

Facing Complexity in Post-9/11 New York

by Joel McKim

<p><em>Architecture, Media and Memory</em> examines the wide range of urban sites impacted by September 11 and its aftermath – from the spontaneous memorials that emerged in Union Square in the hours after the attacks, to the reconstruction at ...

ISBN: 9781350037649

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Architecture: A History in 100 Buildings

by Dan Cruickshank

This stunning book by renowned television historian Dan Cruickshank tells the history of architecture through the stories of 100 iconic buildings. Journeying through time and place, from the ancient Egyptian pyramids to the soaring skyscrapers ...

ISBN: 9780007581085

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Architecture: A Very Short Introduction

by Andrew Ballantyne

<p>This highly original and sophisticated look at architecture helps us to understand the cultural significance of the buildings that surround us. It avoids the traditional style-spotting approach in favour of giving an idea of what it is about ...

ISBN: 9780191579219

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Architecture: A Visual History

by DK

<i>Architecture </i>tells the story of the world's most incredible buildings, from the ancient world to the present day.<br>Take a closer look at the beautiful details, principal elements, and decorative features of every architectural style, ...

ISBN: 9780241288436

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Architectures of Chance

by Yeoryia Manolopoulou

<p>Architectural discourse and practice are dominated by a false dichotomy between design and chance, and governed by the belief that the architect’s role is to defend against the indeterminate. In Architectures of Chance Yeoryia Manolopoulou ...

ISBN: 9781351957311

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Architizer

by Phaidon

ISBN: 9780714872872

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Architizer

by Phaidon

ISBN: 9780714870540

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Architizer

The World s Best Architecture

by Architizer

ISBN: 9780714878706

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$120.00

Art and Architecture in the Islamic Tradition

Aesthetics, Politics and Desire in Early Islam

by Mohammed Hamdouni Alami

<p>What is 'art' in the sense of the Islamic tradition? Mohammed Hamdouni Alami argues that Islamic art has historically been excluded from Western notions of art; that the Western aesthetic tradition's preoccupation with the human body has ...

ISBN: 9780857731753

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Art Deco

The Twentieth Century's Iconic Decorative Style from Paris, London, and Brussels to New York, Sydney, and Santa Monica

by Arnold Schwartzman

Art deco is the 20th century&rsquo;s most glamorous architectural style, and the one that shaped popular ideas of modern luxury. With over 200 photographs, this is a visual celebration of this very popular style. Unlike most other books on the ...

ISBN: 9780847866106

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Art Deco Architecture

The Interwar Period

by Mike Hope

<p>Art Deco burst upon the world for a brief but unforgettable existence during the 1920s and 1930s. It embraced new media, such as the cinema and radio, as well as new forms of transport and the associated buildings, and above all brought a ...

ISBN: 9781785006005

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Art Deco Style

by Bevis Hillier

ISBN: 9780714843285

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Art of Architectural Daylighting, The

by Guzowski Mary

ISBN: 9781786271648

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Art of Japanese Architecture

by Michiko Kimura Young

<p>Simplicity, asymmetry, sensitivity to the natural environment, and the use of&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.45em;">natural materials are the hallmarks of Japanese architecture. This book provides&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: ...

ISBN: 9784805313022

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Arthur Elrod

Desert Modern Design

by Adele Cygelman

The first monograph on Arthur Elrod, design king of the desert in the 1950s,'60s, and '70s. Arthur Elrod was the most successful interior designer working in the Palm Springs area from 1954 to 1974. His forward-thinking midcentury interior ...

ISBN: 9781423648789

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Arts & Crafts Design

A Selected Reprint of Industrial Arts Design

by William H. Varnum

Originally published in 1916 when the Arts & Crafts movement was in its heyday, this is a virtual textbook of materials, color, techniques, and designs. Arts & Crafts Design is a practical guide to the creation of high-quality, high-style ...

ISBN: 9780879056995

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Arts & Crafts Style

by Isabelle Anscombe

ISBN: 9780714834696

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Assessment of Total Evacuation Systems for Tall Buildings

by Enrico Ronchi & Daniel Nilsson

<p>This SpringerBrief focuses on the use of egress models to assess the optimal strategy for total evacuation in high-rise buildings. It investigates occupant relocation and evacuation strategies involving the exit stairs, elevators, sky bridges

ISBN: 9781493910748

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Asymptote; Flux

by Lise Anne Couture

ISBN: 9780714841724

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$69.95