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History of architecture

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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...
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...

Sunderland in 50 buildings
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From its origins as one of the foremost centres of learning in Christendom to its industrial triumph as the 'largest shipbuilding town in the world', ...
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 ...
Civilisations
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Companion to the major new BBC documentary series CIVILISATIONS, presented by Mary Beard, David Olusoga and Simon Schama Oscar Wilde said 'Life imita...

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...
Japanese Architecture
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This expert guide to Japanese architecture is of enormous historical importance to the understanding of Japanese design and culture. Pioneering Japan...

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...
Bauhaus travel book
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Established in 1919 in Weimar, the Bauhaus college for design influenced one of the world's most important Modernist movements. Divided into three geo...

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 ...
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...

Tomb and temple
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Jerusalem - earthly and heavenly, past, present and future - has always informed the Christian imagination: it is the intersection of the divine and h...
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...

Albert Frey
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Sandcastles Albert Frey, the desert modernist Architect Albert Frey (1903-1998) saw a modernist utopia in the desert. Born in Zurich, he studied in Eu...
Simon Phipps - finding brutalism
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For more than thirty years, British photographer Simon Phipps has been documenting the rebuilding of Britain after the Second World War through the wo...