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Philosophy Of Interior Design

By: Abercrombie, Stanley

Price: $7.00

Seller ID: 9780064302968

ISBN: 0064302962

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Man's Struggle for Shelter in an Urbanizing World

By: Abrams, Charles

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Seller ID: 7965

ISBN: 7965

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Medicine by Design: The Architect and the Modern Hospital, 1893–1943 (Architectu

By: Adams, Annmaire

Price: $10.00

Publisher: UNIV OF MINNESOTA PR:

Seller ID: 9780816651146

ISBN: 0816651140

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In the history of medicine, hospitals are usually seen as passive reflections of advances in medical knowledge and technology. In Medicine by Design, " Annmarie Adams challenges these assumptions, examining how hospital design influenced the development of twentieth-century medicine and demonstrating the importance of these specialized buildings in the history of architecture. At the center of this work is Montreal's landmark Royal Victoria Hospital, built in 1893. Drawi... View more info

Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres

By: Adams, Henry

Price: $3.00

Publisher: 1/5/2016

Seller ID: MT317

ISBN: MT317

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American Architecture of the 1980's

By: AIA

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Seller ID: 155835056X

ISBN: 155835056X

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Production of Houses (Center for Environmental Structure Series)

By: Alexander, Christopher

Price: $20.00

Publisher: OXFORD UNIV PR:

Seller ID: 0195032233

ISBN: 0195032233

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As an innovative thinker about building and planning, Christopher Alexander has attracted a devoted following. His seminal books--The Timeless Way of Building, A Pattern Language, and The Oregon Experiment--defined a radical and fundamently new process of environmental design. Alexander now gives us the latest book in his series--a book that puts his theories to the test and shows what sort of production system can create the kind of environment he has envisioned. Th... View more info

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New Theory of Urban Design

By: Alexander, Christopher

Price: $25.00

Publisher: OXFORD UNIV PR: 9/29/2016

Seller ID: 9780195037531

ISBN: 0195037537

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The venerable cities of the past, such as Venice or Amsterdam, convey a feeling of wholeness, an organic unity that surfaces in every detail, large and small, in restaurants, shops, public gardens, even in balconies and ornaments. But this sense of wholeness is lacking in modern urban design, with architects absorbed in problems of individual structures, and city planners preoccupied with local ordinances, it is almost impossible to achieve. In this groundbreaking vo... View more info

Poetics of the Pragmatic

By: Ambasz, Emilio

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 8/5/2011

Seller ID: 0847809676

ISBN: 0847809676

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Radical Landscapes: Reinventing Outdoor Space

By: Amidon, Jane

Price: $12.50

Seller ID: 9780500510445

ISBN: 050051044X

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For many years landscape design was an often disregarded component of the building it surrounded. Today, however, the highly professional practice of landscape architecture is one of the most active and revolutionary areas of design. Drawing on a broad palette of ideas and concepts, landscape designers are reshaping man-made surroundings, from small-scale private gardens to large public spaces.Radical Landscapes presents entirely new ways of seeing and designing outdo... View more info

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Architecture in Michigan: Revised and Enlarged Edition

By: Andrews, Wayne

Price: $7.50

Publisher: WAYNE STATE UNIV PR:

Seller ID: 0814317197

ISBN: 0814317197

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Planning a pluralist city

By: Appleyard, Donald

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 37845662

ISBN: 37845662

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Barns of Wisconsin (Revised Edition) (Places Along the Way)

By: Apps, Jerry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: WISCONSIN HISTORICAL SOC PR:

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 9780870204531

ISBN: 087020453X

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In this new edition of his classic book, award-winning author Jerry Apps shares a unique perspective on the great barns of rural Wisconsin. Digging deep as both an enthusiast and a farmer, Apps reaps a story of change: from the earliest pioneer structures to the low steel buildings of modern dairy farms, barns have adapted to meet the needs of each generation. They've housed wheat, tobacco, potatoes, and dairy cows, and they display the optimism, ingenuity, hard work, an... View more info

Architectural Record; Volume 1

By: Architectural Record

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 9083567

ISBN: 9083567

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Poetics of Space

By: Bachelard, Gaston

Price: $8.00

Publisher: BEACON: 7/25/2013

Seller ID: 9780807064733

ISBN: 0807064734

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Thirty years since its first publication in English, French philosopher Gaston Bachelard's "The Poetics of Space "one of the most appealing and lyrical explorations of home. Bachelard takes us on a journey, from cellar to attic, to show how our perceptions of houses and other shelters shape our thoughts, memories, and dreams. View more info

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Universe of Stone

By: Ball, Philip

Price: $8.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS: 5/26/2010

Seller ID: 9780061154294

ISBN: 0061154296

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Chartres Cathedral, south of Paris, is revered as one of the most beautiful and profound works of art in the Western canon. But what did it mean to those who constructed it in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries? And why, during this time, did Europeans begin to build churches in a new style, at such immense height and with such glorious play of light, in the soaring manner we now call Gothic?Universe of Stone shows that the Gothic cathedrals encode a far-reaching... View more info

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Robert Moses and the Modern City: The Transformation of New York

By: Ballon, Hilary

Price: $15.00

Publisher: W W NORTON & CO INC: 8/11/2012

Seller ID: 9780393732061

ISBN: 0393732061

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We are rebuilding New York, not dispersing and abandoning it: Robert Moses saw himself on a rescue mission to save the city from obsolescence, decentralization, and decline. His vast building program aimed to modernize urban infrastructure, expand the public realm with extensive recreational facilities, remove blight, and make the city more livable for the middle class. This book offers a fresh look at the physical transformation of New York during Moses s nearly forty-y... View more info

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Theory and Design in the First Machine Age

By: Banham, Reyner

Price: $7.50

Publisher: MIT PR: 5/23/2012

Seller ID: 9780262520584

ISBN: 0262520583

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First published in 1960, Theory and Design in the First Machine Age has become required reading in numerous courses on the history of modern architecture and is widely regarded as one of the definitive books on the modern movement. It has influenced a generation of students and critics interested in the formation of attitudes, themes, and forms which were characteristic of artists and architects working primarily in Europe between 1900 and 1930 under the compulsion of... View more info

Elusive City (Icon Editions)

By: Barnett, Jonathan

Price: $6.00

Seller ID: 9780064301558

ISBN: 0064301559

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Winnetka Architecture

By: Benjamin, Susan

Price: $3.00

Seller ID: 35689756

ISBN: 35689756

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Skyscrapers: Form and Function

By: Bennett, David

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 12/21/2011

Seller ID: 9780684803180

ISBN: 0684803186

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