Architecture Surveys

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HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE: FROM 1900 UNTIL TODAY

Written by Prestinenza Puglisi, Luigi
Organized chronologically, this volume analyzes the dynamics, convergences, and ideological clashes that have given life to the most significant movements of the twentieth century and today to the season of recent phantasmagoric buildings of the so-called Star System. Illuminating and insightful, the volume is a much needed guide for students, educators, or anyone interested in architecture.
July 1, 2019 | Paperback | Dom Publishers |
$39.95
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MOON: ARCHITECTURAL GUIDE

Written by Meuser, Paul
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the first man on the moon, this book for the first time ever looks at the artifacts left behind on the moon from the perspective of architecture. The book looks at every single mission - manned and unmanned - that has actually landed on the moon.
July 1, 2019 | Paperback | Dom Publishers |
$39.95
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NEW YORK: ARCHITECTURAL GUIDE: A CRITIC'S GUIDE TO 100 ICONIC BUILDINGS IN NEW YORK FROM 1999 TO 2020

Written by Vladimir Belogolovsky
This architectural guide brings together 100 of the most original structures built in New York City since 1999. Vladimir Belogolovsky pairs them with such nicknames as Guillotine, Peacock, Shark's Fin, Turtle Shell, and Woodpecker.
March 12, 2019 | Paperback | Architectural Guide | 264 Pages |
$29.95
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ISOKON AND THE BAUHAUS IN BRITAIN

Written by Daybelge, Leyla
The Isokon, England's first Modernist apartment building, housed world-renowned artists, including Bauhaus professors Walter Gropius and Marcel Breuer. On the 100th anniversary of the foundation of the Bauhaus, here is the full story of the Isokon, featuring never-before-seen images.
February 5, 2019 | Hardcover | Batsford | 192 Pages |
$35.00
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LITTLE FREE LIBRARIES & TINY SHEDS: 12 MINIATURE STRUCTURES YOU CAN BUILD

Written by Little Free Library
Expand the sharing movement to your community with Little Free Libraries and Tiny Sheds--your complete source for building tiny sharing structures, including plans for 12 different structures, step-by-step photography and instructions, inspirational examples, and maintenance.
March 26, 2019 | Paperback | Cool Springs Press |
$24.99
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GROPIUS: THE MAN WHO BUILT THE BAUHAUS

Written by MacCarthy, Fiona
The definitive new life of the father of architectural modernism, by an award-winning biographer.
April 15, 2019 | Hardcover | Belknap Press: An Imprint of Harvard University Press |
$35.00
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ORDINARY: RECORDINGS

Written by Rem Koolhaas
Rem Koolhaas : in conversation with Enrique Walker -- Denise Scott Brown : in conversation with Enrique Walker -- Yoshiharu Tsukamoto : in conversation with Enrique Walker -- Enrique Walker : retroactive manifestoes
March 29, 2019 | Paperback | Columbia Univ Graduate School | 128 Pages |
$20.00
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REVOLUTION WILL BE STOPPED HALFWAY: OSCAR NIEMEYER IN ALGERIA

Written by Oddy, Jason
Of all of the Brazilian modernist Oscar Niemeyer's many built works, his Algerian projects are among the least well known. Beginning in 1968, Algeria's President Houari Boumediene commissioned Niemeyer to build two universities and an Olympic sports hall, as well as a series of large-scale, never-realized projects across Algeria, in an attempt to forge a modernist, independent nation.
May 7, 2019 | Paperback | Columbia Books on Architecture and the City |
$35.00
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SPACE SETTLEMENTS

Written by Scharmen, Fred
In the summer of 1975, NASA brought together a team of physicists, engineers, and space scientists--along with architects, urban planners, and artists--to design large-scale space habitats for millions of people. This Summer Study was led by Princeton physicist Gerard O'Neill, whose work on this topic had previously been funded by countercultural icon Stewart Brand's Point Foundation.
May 7, 2019 | Paperback | Columbia Books on Architecture and the City |
$24.00
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FRENCH QUARTER MANUAL: AN ARCHITECTURAL GUIDE TO NEW ORLEANS'S VIEUX CARRÉ

Written by Malcolm Heard
A handbook for discovering the architectural gems in the Vieux Carré of New Orleans
August 22, 2018 | Paperback | University Press of Mississippi | 176 Pages |
$45.00

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