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Secret city of Durham
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Durham City is a remarkable place, a priceless historical gem and, deservedly, a World Heritage Site. Over 1,000 years Durham's great beauty and histo...
Cathedrals of Britain
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Cathedrals are awe-inspiring buildings. Most are grand medieval structures, while others appear simple and unpretentious - yet all were designed to re...

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...
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 ...
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...

Wood and wood joints
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Das Bauen mit Holz als einem gestalterisch eigenständigen und ökologisch sinnvollen Werkstoff hat eine lange Tradition. Bei der typischen Technik de...
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...

Atmospheres
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What really constitutes an architectural atmosphere ? Peter Zumthor says, is this singular density and mood, this feeling of presence, well-bei...
The stonemason
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A stonemason's story of the building of Britain: part archaeological history, part deeply personal insight into an ancient craft. In his thirty-year ...

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...
Bauhaus
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This lively introduction to the Bauhaus tells the story of a radical concept of artistic expression that would transcend the boundaries among the arts...

Wege der Moderne
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Das Katalogbuch zur Ausstellung im MAK - Österreichischen Museum für angewandte Kunst / Gegenwarts-kunst in Wien beleuchtet zwei zentrale Denkweisen...
Phantom architecture
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'60 fantastical structures described and illustrated in this colourful and highly entertaining book.' The Sunday Times 'If you can't think of a presen...

B is for Bauhaus
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This an essential tool kit for understanding the world around us. It's about our obsession with collecting, the quest for authenticity and the creatio...
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...

Mies van der Rohe
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Dass Mies van der Rohe als einer der bedeutendsten Architekten der Moderne gilt ist unbestritten. Aber wie verhalten sich seine Überlegungen und Idea...
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...

Lives of the artists, lives of the architects
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From world-renowned curator Hans Ulrich Obrist, Lives of the Artists, Lives of the Architects offers a unique opportunity to learn about the lives and...
What goes up
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A radical architect examines the changing fortunes of the contemporary cityMichael Sorkin is one of the most forthright and engaging architectural wri...