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ARCHITECTURE BOOK

Written by DK
An accessible guide to the most important ideas and developments in the history of architecture, and the people behind them Discover the key architectural concepts behind the world's most incredible buildings and structures. The Architecture Book goes beyond other architecture books to analyze not just buildings themselves, but the ideas and principles that make each o
February 21, 2023 | Hardcover | DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) | 336 Pages |
$27.99
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KOOLHAAS/OBRIST. PROJECT JAPAN. METABOLISM TALKS

Written by Obrist, Hans Ulrich
"Once there was a nation that went to war, but after they conquered a continent their own country was destroyed by atom bombs... then the victors imposed democracy on the vanquished. For a group of apprentice architects, artists, and designers, led by a visionary, the dire situation of their country was not an obstacle but an inspiration to plan and think...
October 21, 2011 | Paperback | Taschen | 720 Pages |
$70.00
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BAGATELLE: A ROYAL RESIDENCE: TWO CENTURIES OF FRENCH DESTINIES

Written by Cattelain, Nicolas
An unprecedented look into the history, art, and gardens of Château de Bagatelle, the Parisian getaway villa of kings and other royal members. In 1775, the Comte d'Artois, brother of Louis XVI and future King Charles X, purchased the Bagatelle estate in the Bois de Boulogne on the outskirts of Paris.
April 18, 2023 | Hardcover | Flammarion-Pere Castor | 280 Pages |
$85.00
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DISCOVERING ARABIAN DECO: QATARI EARLY MODERN ARCHITECTURE

An architectural journey through the three most significant decades--1950s, 1960s, and 1970s--of urban development in Doha, Qatar, since the oil discovery. Encompassing a superb collection of rare photographs, drawings, and reproductions, this volume unlocks the architectural changes that took place in Doha from urban transition in the 1950s to urban necessity in the 1960s to urban mode
December 13, 2022 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 360 Pages |
$75.00
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INSIDE-OUT: ARCHITECTURE NEW YORK CITY

Written by Lewis, Diane
An eminent professor at Cooper Union and principal of her own firm, Diane Lewis is a leading figure in contemporary New York architecture.
October 1, 2006 | Paperback | Charta | 159 Pages |
$30.00
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ARCHITECTURAL THEORY. PIONEERING TEXTS ON ARCHITECTURE FROM THE RENAISSANCE TO TODAY

If you've ever wondered what goes through architects' minds when they design buildings, you'll be happy to know that there's no shortage of brilliant reading material to satisfy your curiosity. Wading through the archives at your local library may prove fruitful to your endeavor, but it won't give you the instant gratification that Architectural Theory will.
March 12, 2022 | Hardcover | Taschen | 632 Pages |
$40.00
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BUILDING UTOPIA: THE BARBICAN CENTRE

A beautifully designed celebration of the 40th birthday of the Barbican Arts Centre, in the heart of the City of London. It is the largest multi-arts centre in Europe, encompassing an art gallery, theatres, concert halls, cinemas and a much-loved conservatory, and regular collaborators include the London Symphony Orchestra and the Royal Shakespeare Company.
March 1, 2022 | Hardcover | Batsford | 288 Pages |
$60.00
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INVENTOR OF THE FUTURE: THE VISIONARY LIFE OF BUCKMINSTER FULLER

Written by Nevala-Lee, Alec
From Alec Nevala-Lee, the author of the Hugo and Locus Award finalist Astounding, comes a revelatory biography of the visionary designer who defined the rules of startup culture and shaped America's idea of the future.
August 2, 2022 | Hardcover | Dey Street Books | 672 Pages |
$35.00
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ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF WORLD BRIDGES

Written by McFetrich, David
Bridges are one of the most important artifacts constructed by man, the structures having had an incalculable effect on the development of trade and civilization throughout the world. Their construction has led to continuing advances in civil engineering technology, leading to bigger spans and the use of new materials.
June 2, 2022 | Hardcover | Pen and Sword Transport | 352 Pages |
$70.00
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BUILDING IN THE DESERT: ARCHITECTS OF THE SOUTHWEST

Written by Zamora, Francesc
Building in the Desert: Architects of the Southwest includes a stunning showcase of residential architecture and landscape design from Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, and Utah. All of the projects selected highlight the Southwest as an unparalleled region with a rich variety of landscapes--rolling hills, mountains, canyons, mesas, deserts, and volcanoes.
July 19, 2022 | Hardcover | Booq Publishing | 336 Pages |
$45.00

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