Architecture Surveys

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GREAT GREAT WALL: ALONG THE BORDERS OF HISTORY FROM CHINA TO MEXICO

Written by Volner, Ian
During his campaign for the presidency, one of Donald Trump's signature promises was that he would build a "great great wall" on the border between the US and Mexico, and Mexico was going to pay for it. A year and a half into his term, with only a few prototype segments erected, the wall is the 2,000-mile, multibillion-dollar elephant in the room of contemporary American life.
May 28, 2019 | Hardcover | Abrams Press |
$27.00
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UGLINESS AND JUDGMENT: ON ARCHITECTURE IN THE PUBLIC EYE

Written by Hyde, Timothy
A novel interpretation of architecture, ugliness, and the social consequences of aesthetic judgment
April 9, 2019 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 232 Pages |
$35.00
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CHINESE ARCHITECTURE: A HISTORY

Written by Steinhardt, Nancy
An unprecedented survey of the origins and evolution of Chinese architecture, from the last millennia BCE to today
May 14, 2019 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 400 Pages |
$65.00
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LINA BO BARDI, DRAWINGS

Written by Lima, Zeuler
The first authoritative collection of drawings by legendary modern architect Lina Bo Bardi
May 28, 2019 | Hardcover | Princeton University Press | 140 Pages |
$45.00
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DREAM CITY: CREATION, DESTRUCTION, AND REINVENTION IN DOWNTOWN DETROIT

Written by Kickert, Conrad
Tracing two centuries of rise, fall, and rebirth in the heart of downtown Detroit.
May 14, 2019 | Hardcover | Mit Press |
$44.95
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ALDO ROSSI AND THE SPIRIT OF ARCHITECTURE

Written by Ghirardo, Diane
An essential new look at the Italian architect, writer, and designer whose work paved the way for the postmodern movement
May 14, 2019 | Hardcover | Yale University Press |
$65.00
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LINA BO BARDI

Written by Lima, Zeuler R M De a
The first major retrospective of the Brazilian modernist architect's life and work
February 12, 2019 | Paperback | Yale University Press |
$40.00
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CHARLESTON FANCY: LITTLE HOUSES AND BIG DREAMS IN THE HOLY CITY

Written by Rybczynski, Witold
A captivating chronicle of building in modern-day Charleston, making a case for architecture based on historical precedent, local context, and the ability to delight
May 28, 2019 | Hardcover | Yale University Press |
$28.00
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WRIGHT AND NEW YORK: THE MAKING OF AMERICA'S ARCHITECT

Written by Alofsin, Anthony
A dazzling dual portrait of Frank Lloyd Wright and early twentieth-century New York, revealing the city's role in establishing the career of America's most famous architect
May 21, 2019 | Hardcover | Yale University Press |
$35.00
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SINGLE-HANDEDLY: CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTS DRAW BY HAND

Written by Moses, Nalina
Part of the generation of architects who were trained to draw both by hand and with digital tools, Nalina Moses recently returned to hand drawing. Finding it to be direct, pleasurable, and intuitive, she wondered whether other architects felt the same way. Single-Handedly is the result of this inquiry.
May 7, 2019 | Hardcover | Princeton Architectural Press |
$50.00

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