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AUSTRALIA MODERN: 15 HOUSES IN HARMONY WITH THE LAND

Written by Huyton, Steve
Australia has wildly differing topographies and climates, and its best residential architecture draws on those site conditions in inventive ways.
October 28, 2019 | Hardcover | Schiffer Publishing | 192 Pages |
$39.99
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MY COOL SHED: AN INSPIRATIONAL GUIDE TO STYLISH HIDEAWAYS AND WORKSPACES

Written by Field-Lewis, Jane
This beautifully packaged book celebrates the humble and not so humble shed - from artists' studios to beach huts, My Cool Shed outlines the diverse ways of these small spaces and the unique ways in which owners are styling them make this title a delight for anyone interested in design.My Cool Shed features 35 sheds, including small cabins, garden rooms, beach huts.
November 15, 2018 | PB | Pavilion Books |
$15.95
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SMALL HOUSES

Written by Fine Homebuilding
In this new collection of small houses from Fine Homebuilding magazine, the authors look at houses both new and remodeled, traditional and modern, urban and rural, by the water and in the mountains. The houses exude as much style as homes many times their square footage, and all are as big as they need to be to fit the lifestyles and aspirations of the people who live
April 30, 2019 | Paperback | Taunton Press |
$24.95
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PREFAB HOUSING AND THE FUTURE OF BUILDING: PRODUCT TO PROCESS

Written by Aitchison
As we stand on the cusp of a fundamental restructuring of the housing and building industries, this book provides a timely overview of prefabricated and modular housing. The idea of prefabricated and modular housing is not a new one: since the 19th century, designers, inventors, engineers, builders, developers, and entrepreneurs have all been fascinated by the idea of the factory-built home.
January 11, 2018 | Hardcover | Lund Humphries Publishers Ltd | 192 Pages |
$89.99
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STANTEC: AIRPORTS

Written by Trevor Boddy
Stantec is a global design firm uniting over 22,000 staff across six continents. The firm has established itself as a world leader in the design of airports. Every single day, one out of every three passengers travelling in North America passes through an airport where Stantec has completed a significant project.
April 15, 2018 | Hardcover | Figure 1 Publishing | 188 Pages |
$50.00
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CABINS: A GUIDE TO BUILDING YOUR OWN NATURE RETREAT

Written by Stiles, Jeanie
"Clear, practical book ... full-color photos help do-it-yourselfers realize their dreams." -- Log Homes Illustrated The best-selling Cabins is back in print, at the same great value of its original price. This authoritative how-to title gives readers all the information they need to build their own cabin, including:
March 3, 2001 | Paperback | Firefly Books | 240 Pages |
$19.95
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DETACHED HOUSES THE FUTURE?

Written by Institut Urban Landscape
This work focuses on the specific qualities and unused potentials of detached houses and yields new insights and perspectives for a sustainable development of urban landscapes in architecture and urbanism.
January 7, 2014 | Paperback | Niggli | 184 Pages |
$49.95
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SCHOOLS INNOVATION & DESIGN

Written by Krauel, Jacobo
The architecture used to create schools strongly influences how well both students and teachers perform. Spaces that stimulate while at the same time helping students to concentrate, in the long-run, will make a valuable contribution to shaping the societies we live in. This book presents a collection of schools, designed to encourage, stimulate and focus the minds of their users.
March 7, 2014 | Hardcover | Links International |
$68.00
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NEW URBAN HOUSES

Written by Carles Broto
This book shows how city houses can de?ne the urban landscape. One of the basic building blocks of the city, the town house also provides a refuge from city life. The projects featured in New urban houses display how leading architects from around the world continue to innovate on this centuries-old model.
October 1, 2013 | Hardcover | Links Internacional | 239 Pages |
$54.00
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COUNTRY CABINS

Written by Broto, Carles
If cabins make you think of lumberjacks...of Camp Grenada, circa 1974...of Deliverance...then you need a copy of Small Wood Cabins.
February 7, 2016 | Hardcover | Links International |
$39.00

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