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  • Designing the British Post-War Homeby Fiona Fisher

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 155.00

    In Designing the British Post-War Home Fiona Fisher explores the development of modern domestic architecture in Britain through a detailed study of the work of the successful Surrey-based architectural practice of Kenneth Wood. Wood?s firm is representative of a geographically distinct category of post-war architectural and design practice - that... more...

  • Cathedrals of Britainby David Pepin

    Osprey Publishing 2016; US$ 7.95

    There are forty-eight Anglican cathedrals in England and Wales. Some of them are ancient places of worship, rich in history and of grand proportions; others are more recent structures of the best of contemporary craftsmanship. This book endeavours to introduce the reader to this rich inheritance in Britain?s cathedrals, which have been dubbed the flagships... more...

  • Herzpunkt der Anlageby Daniela Danz

    Wallstein Verlag 2015; US$ 37.01

    Krankenhauskirchen stellen als Sakralbauten in profanen Bauzusammenhängen eine eigenständige Bauaufgabe dar. Besonders zu Beginn der 30er Jahre des 20. Jahrhunderts entstanden zahlreiche große Kirchenräume in modernen Klinikkomplexen. Die Kirche des Krankenhauses St. Elisabeth in Köln-Hohenlind, 1928-1932 von Dominikus Böhm entworfen, ist ein mustergültiges... more...

  • The Geometry of Loveby Margaret Visser

    Open Road Media 2015; US$ 14.99

    This enthralling study of the church of St. Agnes Outside the Walls brings to vivid life the stories, rituals, and architectural meaning contained within this seventeen-hundred-year-old building In  The Geometry of Love , acclaimed author Margaret Visser, the preeminent ?anthropologist of everyday life,? takes on the living history of the ancient... more...

  • Graphic Standards Field Guide to Residential Constructionby Dennis J. Hall; Nina M. Giglio

    Wiley 2011; US$ 75.00

    A must-have reference to more than 100 common residential conditions?from accessibility issues to working with zinc Practical information that the architect, engineer, contractor and homeowner can access quickly, with over 230 supporting tables photos and details Identifies frequently used reference standards, acceptable practices, and other... more...

  • Civilizing the Museumby Elaine Heumann Gurian

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 43.95

    Written over a thirty-five year career, the essays in Civilizing the Museum introduce students to the powerful, sometimes contested, and often unrealized notion that museums should welcome all because they house the collective memory of all. Drawing on her experience working in and with museums in the US and throughout the world, Author Elaine... more...

  • Buildings for Industrial Storage and Distributionby Jolyon Drury; Peter Falconer; George Heery

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 195.00

    The bible of the industrial storage and distribution industry and the manual of policy and practice. It provides information for those with empty buildings on their hands, those trying to find space for new and/or growing enterprises and those faced with the problem of how to manage multi-tenant, multi-use buildings. An outline of feasibility studies... more...

  • The Perfect $100,000 Houseby Karrie Jacobs

    Penguin Publishing Group 2007; US$ 16.00

    More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA. more...

  • Primary Care Centresby Geoffrey Purves

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 78.95

    Primary Care Centres explores the process of planning and designing buildings for frontline medical practice. Taking as a starting point the concept that good design contributes directly to healthy living, the book shows beneficial effects that a good design brief can bring to the staff, patients and visitors of health care facilities. It outlines... more...

  • Heathrow's Terminal 5by Sharon Doherty

    Wiley 2008; US$ 78.00

    Sharon Doherty is HR and organisational effectiveness director for Heathrow airport and Terminal 5. Sharon has previously worked in consultancy, financial services and retail. Her specialism is people and change. 2002 to the end 2007 she was accountable for the approach to people management and organisational change on Terminal 5. more...