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  • Floor Plan Manualby Friederike Schneider; Oliver Heckmann

    Birkhäuser 2011; US$ 84.00

    This housing construction design manual documents and analyzes some 130 international residential structures from the last fifty years. From the standardized floor plans of the 1960s to the more individual concepts of the 1980s and the changed requirements and housing types of recent years, example structures by famous and lesser known architects from... more...

  • Civlizing 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

    Taylor & Francis 2003; US$ 175.00

    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 Group US 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$ 75.00

    This book reveals the inside track on the making of Terminal 5: the courage, the ground-breaking management thinking and the many lessons learnt from the leaders, the client and integrated supply chain teams, - involving over 50,000 people from 20,000 companies - which led to the successful delivery of this mega project on time, on budget, and safely.... more...

  • Improving Healthcare through Built Environment Infrastructureby Michail Kagioglou; Patricia Tzortzopoulos

    Wiley 2010; US$ 125.00

    From the Foreword by Rob Smith, Director of Estates and Facilities (NHS England), Department of Health ‘The built environment for the delivery of Healthcare will continue to change as it responds to new technologies and modalities of care, different expectations and requirements of providers and consumers of care. It is vital that built environment... more...

  • The World's Most Mysterious Castlesby Lionel & Patricia Fanthorpe

    Dundurn 2005; US$ 11.99

    The Fanthorpes examine grimly silent stones to expose their often tragic and bloody pasts. more...

  • Legal Architectureby Linda Mulcahy

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 49.95

    Legal Architecture addresses how the environment of the trial can be seen as a physical expression of our relationship with ideals of justice. It provides an alternative account of the trial, which charts the troubled history of notions of due process and participation. In contrast to visions of judicial space as neutral, Linda Mulcahy argues that... more...

  • The Country House Revealedby Dan Cruickshank

    Ebury Publishing 2012; US$ 34.99

    Spanning the architectural history of the country house from the disarming Elizabethan charm of South Wraxall, the classical rigour of Kinross in Scotland, the majesty and ingenuity of Hawksmoor's Easton Neston, the Palladian sweep of Wentworth Woodhouse, with over 300 rooms and frontage of 600 feet, the imperial exuberance of Clandeboye, through... more...