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Walled gardens
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BBC presenter Jules Hudson (Countryfile, Escape to the Country) is passionate about walled gardens. In this book, he looks at walled gardens throughou...
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...

Brutalism
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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...
Dark mind
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The seventh book in this action-packed, New York Times bestselling science fiction series - STAR CARRIER.The civil war might be over, but war for the ...

Architecture and light
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basic principles for designing with daylight
Thinking the contemporary landscape
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On the heels of our groundbreaking books in landscape architecture, James Corner's Recovering Landscape and Charles Waldheim's Landscape Urbanism Read...

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...
Cabin porn
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'Addictive ... a charter for wistfulness' Observer'An enchanting rabbit hole of handmade houses' The New York Times'The Bible of pared back, natural l...

Hyperirrealism
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Hyperirrealism is in pursuit of paired antagonistic concepts such as simplicity and complexity, systemic and random order, order and chaos, for generation of 21st century architecture.
The story of tools
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A unique book exploring the beauty, culture and craft of tools. Tools make our lives better. They help us to measure, plan, make, maintain, repair an...

Operative design
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The core idea for this book is the use of operative verbs as tools for designing space. These operative verbs abstract the idea of spatial formation t...
Star ark
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As space ventures have become more numerous, leading scientists and theorists have offered ways of building a living habitat in a hostile environment,...

Sustainability Design
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This textbook aims to communicate the issues surrounding sustainable design and sustainability in construction, following the three broad stages that a project goes through; defining the problem; choosing a solution; and implementing it through design, construction and operation.
Lighting design
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By reading this book, you will develop the skills to perceive a space and its contents in light, and be able to devise a layout of luminaires that wil...

100 houses 100 years
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A fascinating insight into Britain's built heritage and the diverse housing styles of the twentieth and twenty-first century. This book showcases 100 ...
Elemental living
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60 stunning works of contemporary architecture, all of which have a special relationship with the natural landscape Elemental Living presents 60 works...

Case study houses
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The Case Study House program (1945-1966) was a unique event in the history of American architecture. Sponsored by Arts & Architecture magazine, th...
Renovate innovate
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Antonia Edwards' first book, Upcyclist, explored how artists and designers around the globe transform castoff materials into elegant domestic furnishi...

Shelter II
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Shelter II is the second in a series of books about people building their own homes in different parts of the world. The principles outlined in Shelte...
Making midcentury modern
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Midcentury design has a hold on the American consciousness: from television, to commercials, to the fashion runway. Yet, not all of us can live in a p...

Mobitecture
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Mobile architecture in all its wonderful variety - a lively collection of mobile, portable, and movable structures of all kinds Celebrate mobile archi...
Masterworks of Architectural Drawing
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Since the medium began, artists have used architectural drawings to document the urban and rural past and to envision the future. Covering a period th...

Reinforced concrete design
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This best-selling textbook provides a straightforward and practical introduction to the principles and methods used in the design of reinforced and pr...
Mass to Membrane
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In Mass to Membrane, Nic Goldsmith-principal of FTL Design Engineering Studio-presents the continuing evolution of building materials, from heavy ston...

Handmade houses
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Showcasing one hundred years of innovation and environmental sensitivity, Handmade Houses celebrates some of the world's most idiosyncratic homes from...
Brick
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Brick is a fresh, insightful and surprising look at one of the world's most familiar and popular building materials. From the strange remains of the Z...

150 best eco house ideas
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150 BEST ECO HOUSE IDEAS The newest volume in the highly successful 150 Best series-joining 150 Best House Ideas and 150 Best Apartment Ideas-150 Be...
Never built New York
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Following on the success of Never Built Los Angeles (Metropolis Books, 2013), authors Greg Goldin and Sam Lubell now turn their eye to New York City. ...

Constructing architecture
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This internationally prizewinning volume now appears in its third, revised and expanded edition. Since the first edition was published in 2005, i...
Tropical house
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The Tropical House: Cutting Edge Design in the Philippines celebrates a growing trend toward globalization in interior design. More than 25 stunning h...

Graphic anatomy
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Spaces for young children
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Many childcare practitioners understand the importance of architecture in ensuring good provision for young children and their families. Whether makin...

Against urbanism
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Following his book Against Architecture (PM Press, 2012), Franco La Cecla explores the challenges that cities must confront in the near future. Urban ...
Ideal homes, 1918-39
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This book explores the aspirations and tastes of new suburban communities in interwar England for domestic architecture and design that was both moder...

Mies van der Rohe
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It is understood that Mies van der Rohe is one of the most important architects of the Modern movement. But how do Mies' ideas on architecture and on ...
The anatomy of treehouses
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The treehouse in its most simple and fundamental form enables us to escape from the everyday pressures of modern life and feel closer to nature. It ca...

Tree houses
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The idea of climbing a tree for shelter, or just to see the earth from another perspective, is as old as humanity. In this neat TASCHEN edition, take ...
Elements of architecture
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Elements of Architecture focuses on the fragments of the rich and complex architectural collage. Window, fa├žade, balcony, corridor, fireplace, stair,...

The tao of architecture
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Frank Lloyd Wright first noted the affinity between modern Western architecture and the philosophy of the ancient Chinese writer Laotzu. In this class...
Concrete petrography
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This classic reference has established the value of petrography as a powerful method for the investigation of concrete as a material. It provides an a...

Renovations
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The UK's housing stock has proved to be remarkably durable, as houses from the 18th and 19th centuries are still adaptable to the requirements of mode...
Advancing wood architecture
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In light of environmental challenges architecture is facing, wood is no longer regarded as outmoded, nostalgic, and rooted in the past, but increasing...

Night fever 5
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As much of a barometer of design as its successful predecessors, Night Fever 5 is a global overview of the prevailing trends in hospitality design. Th...
New geographies. 5 The Mediterranean
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Most literature on the Mediterranean regarding architecture and urbanism has focused on the idea of the Mediterranean city and its history, but the sp...

The complete guide to perspective drawing
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Computers can calculate perspective angles and create a drawing for us, but the spontaneity of mark making, the tactile quality of a writing surface, ...
Homesick
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The story of a personal housing crisis that led to a discovery of the true value of home.'Incredibly moving. To find peace and a sense of home after a...

Frank Lloyd Wright
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Acclaimed as the father of skyscrapers, the quintessentially American icon Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959) was an architect of aspiration. He believe...
How to see
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A new edition of George Nelson's classic guide to visual appreciation, released on the fortieth anniversary of its original publicationOriginally publ...

Pallets 3.0
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If not used for shipping they are anything but boring Pallets are a universal symbol of the globalized world. The properties of this transport platfor...
Atlas of novel tectonics
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Architects Jesse Reiser and Nanako Umemoto have been generating some of the most provocative thinking in the field for nearly twenty years. With Atlas...