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  • St Pancras Stationby Simon Bradley

    Profile Books 2010; US$ 11.98

    Simon Bradley traces the history of the station, introducing us to the men behind the architecture and looks at its new international status. This fine new edition includes a fascinating chapter on the new hotel and some timely revisions bringing it fully up to date. 'A marvellous piece of social, aesthetic and technological history... it is impossible... more...

  • Boundariesby Maya Lin

    Simon & Schuster 2016; US$ 28.00

    Renowned artist and architect Maya Lin's visual and verbal sketchbook?a unique view into her artwork and philosophy. Walking through this parklike area, the memorial appears as a rift in the earth -- a long, polished black stone wall, emerging from and receding into the earth. Approaching the memorial, the ground slopes gently downward, and the low... more...

  • The Transnational Mosqueby Kishwar Rizvi

    The University of North Carolina Press 2015; US$ 33.99

    Kishwar Rizvi, drawing on the multifaceted history of the Middle East, offers a richly illustrated analysis of the role of transnational mosques in the construction of contemporary Muslim identity. As Rizvi explains, transnational mosques are structures built through the support of both government sponsorship, whether in the home country or abroad,... more...

  • The Beauty of Holinessby Louis P. Nelson

    The University of North Carolina Press 2009; US$ 29.99

    Intermingling architectural, cultural, and religious history, Louis Nelson reads Anglican architecture and decorative arts as documents of eighteenth-century religious practice and belief. In The Beauty of Holiness , he tells the story of the Church of England in colonial South Carolina, revealing how the colony's Anglicans negotiated the tensions... more...

  • Churches of Cork Cityby Antoin O'Callaghan

    The History Press 2016; US$ 21.86

    The churches of Cork City are the bedrock of the city. The site of some of the city's great architecture, and home to some of its most treasured art, these buildings also chart and record the development of the city over time. A comprehensive guide for locals and tourists, this work is the definitive and accessible record for all those with an interest... more...

  • Physionomie des paroisses de Parisby Anonyme; Ligaran

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 2.99

    Extrait : "On a beaucoup écrit, discuté, sur l'origine de l'église Saint-Sulpice : les uns font remonter son ancienneté jusqu'aux temps voisins de Charlemagne ; les autres, au contraire, lui donnent une date plus moderne ; mais convaincus, que nous sommes, du peu d'intérêt de ces sortes de questions pour le lecteur, nous nous garderons bien de suivre... more...

  • Bridgesby Victoria Charles

    Parkstone International 2015; US$ 9.50

    A bridge is a link between two worlds, a point of tension between two separate and often disparate locations. Free, belonging neither to one region or another, the bridge imposes upon the landscape and defies nature. Its existence embodies the will of mankind to construct these necessary bonds between people and places. A symbol of progress and innovation,... more...

  • Les ouvrages d'art: les pontsby Victoria Charles

    Parkstone International 2015; US$ 9.50

    Train d union entre deux mondes, le pont est un point de tension entre deux endroits identitaires. Libre, n appartenant ni à une terre ni à l autre, il enfreint le paysage et défie la nature. Le pont incarne à lui seul la volonté humaine de tisser des liens économiques, nécessaires et vitaux entre les hommes. Symbole de progrès et d innovation, le... more...

  • City Lightsby Victoria Charles

    Parkstone International 2015; US$ 9.50

    A symbol of massive crowds and solitary desires, the city holds promise for all those that pass through it. Its meandering streets, unexplored neighbourhoods and incessant noise create a landscape that captivates the observer. The lights of the city can conceal or reveal it, transforming its appearance hour by hour, offering countless facets to the... more...

  • Les lumières de la villeby Victoria Charles

    Parkstone International 2015; US$ 9.50

    Symbole de promiscuité et de désirs solitaires, la ville est une promesse pour tous ceux qui s?y promènent. Ses rues alambiquées, ses quartiers anonymes et ses bruits incessants sont autant de paysages qui attirent l?innocent. Ses lumières qui la voilent, la fardent et la dévoilent, la transforment d?heure en heure, offrant au passant mille et un visages.Si... more...