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The transformation of St Pancras Station
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At the end of 2007, St Pancras became the new London terminus for the high-speed channel tunnel rail link to continental Europe, taking over from Wate...
Good ideas for alternative homes
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Featuring fully illustrated examples of several types of homes prefabricated, rehabilitated, made with natural materials this volume is divided into three parts that explore alternative methods in the design and construction of residential projects. The first part looks at the three Rs of home construction - Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle and how this

Bristol in 50 buildings
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Buildings are among the crucial features that define a city. They create the cityscape and form the horizon while, at a more personal level, they prov...
Lost cities
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Ancient civilisations in Vietnam, the lost cities of the Amazon, the cities and towns of humankind have fought for space against the overwhelming pow...

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Stonehenge is Britain's most famous national monument - yet few people really know anything about it. Packed with beautiful engravings and graphics, this book takes the reader into the minds of our distant ancestors and unravels their amazing cosmology.
A history of architecture in 100 buildings
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Featuring over 200 photographs, this stunning book by renowned television historian Dan Cruickshank tells the history of architecture through the stor...

Southend in 50 buildings
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Southend-on-Sea is a comparatively modern town. Its origins date to only the eighteenth century, but its geographical spread encompasses six historic ...
Gloucester in 50 buildings
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From Roman origins to Victorian grandeur, Gloucester has a proud and distinctive architectural identity. This extraordinaty history is embodied in the...

Southampton in 50 buildings
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Despite its Anglo-Saxon origins, history has not always been kind to Southampton, especially during the twentieth century when extensive Second World ...
Building Anglo-Saxon England
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A radical rethinking of the Anglo-Saxon world that draws on the latest archaeological discoveriesThis beautifully illustrated book draws on the latest...

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Ever since Henry David Thoreau's described his two years, two months, and two days of refuge existence at Walden Pond, Massachusetts, in Walden, or, L...
Brighton & Hove in 50 buildings
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Brighton & Hove in 50 Buildings is an exciting new look at one of Britain's most famous and influential cities, telling the story of this 'city of...

The drama of space
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The experience of architectural spaces is formed by the way they are staged. The Drama of Space examines the composition and articulation of architect...
Binding space
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Books orient, intrigue, provoke and direct the reader while editing, interpreting, encapsulating, constructing and revealing architectural representat...

Kingston upon Thames in 50 buildings
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At the heart of one of London's busiest boroughs, nestled on the bank of the River Thames, lies Kingston upon Thames. This vibrant town first appears ...
British houses in late Mughal Delhi
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This book explores ambivalence in the domestic building activities of a group of East India Company officials in Delhi in the fifty years following Br...

A feeling of history
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While completing the Almannajuvet Zinc Mine Museum in southern Norway in 2016, celebrated Swiss architect Peter Zumthor asked Norwegian scholar Mari L...
Derby in 50 buildings
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Straddling the Derwent River, the cathedral city of Derby, its foundations in the Roman occupation of Britain, can directly attribute its contemporary...

Riviera dreaming
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In 1925 Barry Dierks, a young American architect, and his partner, an ex-Colonel in the British Army, built their dream home on windswept peninsula in...
London gig venues
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The UK has produced some of the most original, exciting and influential bands in the world and most of them have cut their teeth in one of the myriad ...

New York
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The bustling gateway to America, New York has always been a city of dramatic excitement-big dreams and constant changes. A legendary photojournalist a...
Preston in 50 buildings
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From its heyday as a boom town of the Industrial Revolution when the town grew and developed rapidly as a major textile manufacturing centre, through ...

Rock the boat
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The freedom of open water and the comforts of home. Moveable homes with endless opportunities for exploration and changes of scenery. Converted ferrie...
Leicester in 50 buildings
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From its origins as a major Roman settlement to its current status as one of the most ethnically diverse cities in the UK, Leicester has a proud and d...

Household inventories of Helmingham Hall, 1597-1741
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It is rare to find a sequence of household inventories surviving on the site they record; and rarer still when that house has been occupied continuous...
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The term Brutalism is used to describe a form of architecture that appeared, mainly in Europe, from around 1945-1975, and aroused extremes of emotio...

Lichfield in 50 buildings
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From the third quarter of the seventh century when St Chad wandered into a watery valley in the heart of the Kingdom of Mercia to the Black Death, the...
Portzamparc buildings
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At the pinnacle of his profession and powers, Christian de Portzamparc is a shining star in the firmament of high design. Pritzker Prize-winning arc...

Los Angeles
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Reyner Banham examined the built environment of Los Angeles in a way no architectural historian before him had done, looking with fresh eyes at its ma...
Architecture for dummies
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'Architecture for Dummies' is the concise guide for those looking for a fast and easy demystification of the fundamentals of global architecture and its history.

Jim Olson - building, nature, art
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Over the course of a career spanning more than fifty years, Seattle-based architect Jim Olson, of Olson Kundig, has made his name designing a broad ra...
British bandstands
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Bandstands have been a feature of the British way of life for well over a century - but, after the Second World War, an increasing number fell into di...

Penzance in 50 buildings
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From the granting of borough status in 1614 through to its development as an industrial port and then as a fashionable seaside resort, the west Cornwa...
100 contemporary wood buildings
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Not so very long ago, some might have considered wood a material of the past, long since replaced by more modern components such as concrete and steel...

Japanese Contemporary Houses
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The designers provide brilliant meditations on the continuous exchange between body and space in a country that readily accepts change and looks forwa...
Architecture and light
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basic principles for designing with daylight

Stone houses
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In modern architecture, natural stone is now thought of as material that provides both elegance and sustainability, which can transform both residenti...
Exploring Ireland's castles
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Whether ruined or opulent, castles have the power to fire the imagination. For almost a millennium, they have studded the Irish countryside. The conce...

101 things I learned in architecture school
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Concise lessons in design, drawing, the creative process, and presentation, from the basics of How to Draw a Line to the complexities of color theor...
Soviet bus stops
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Photographer Christopher Herwig has covered more than 30,000km by car, bike, bus and taxi in 13 former Soviet countries discovering and documenting th...

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A major new evaluation of the trailblazing Miami-based architecture firm upon the advent of its fortieth anniversary. Arquitectonica is the design fir...
Modern tropical
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Warm, inviting, embracing the indoor-outdoor lifestyle with a touch of the exotic, tropical modern homes are a dream of paradise realized. Contemporar...

Windsor Castle
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As England's largest castle and premier royal residence, Windsor Castle is of outstanding importance: historically, architecturally, artistically an...
The Cotswold house
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From humble cottages and quintessential village houses to elegant manor houses, The Cotswold House is the first book to give a complete overview of th...

The age of spectacle
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'A great storyteller . . . you would be hard pushed to find a more knowledgeable or entertaining [guide]' Icon 'Such an interesting book . . . I ca...
Cathedrals of Britain. London and the South East
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**Pointing persistently to heaven: A guide to UK cathedrals** Power, glory, bloodshed, prayer: cathedrals in the UK are as much about human drama as ...

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Chicago's beautiful Reliance Building, sixteen storeys tall, was designed in 1890 by John Root and completed in 1895 by Charles B. Atwood. In its cons...
Centerbrook 4
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Centerbrook was conceived in 1975 as a community of architects working together to advance American place-making and the craft of building. Recipients...

Krueck + Sexton
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Chicago firm Krueck + Sexton Architects has made its mark with designs that draw from classic modernism as well as from current architectural discours...
Soviet bus stops. Volume II
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A follow-up to the hugely successful Soviet Bus Stops, with new photographs of bus stops in Russia, Crimea, Georgia and Ukraine. Christopher Herwig h...