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  • Networks of New Yorkby Ingrid Burrington

    Melville House 2016; US$ 19.95

    A guided tour of the physical Internet, as seen on, above, and below the city?s streets   What does the Internet look like?   It?s the single most essentail aspect of modern life, and yet, for many of us, the Internet looks like an open browser, or the black mirrors of our phones and computers. But in Networks of New York , Ingrid Burrington... more...

  • Coal Mining in Britainby Richard Hayman

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2016; US$ 8.99

    Coal heated the homes, fuelled the furnaces and powered the engines of the Industrial Revolution. In the nineteenth and twentieth centuries the coalfields ? distinct landscapes of colliery winding frames, slag heaps and mining villages ? made up Britain's industrial heartlands. Coal was known as 'black gold' but it was only brought to the surface with... more...

  • ChurchScapeby Susan Power Bratton

    Baylor University Press 2016; US$ 49.95

    Buildings and landscapes are as much a part of the Christian church as its creeds?reflecting the faith and proclaiming God. The architecture of the church?s structures and the curating of its grounds are unique windows into the church?s history and the shape of its theological commitments.   Birthed in the iconoclastic spirit of the Reformation, the... more...

  • Introduction to Construction Contract Managementby Brian Greenhalgh

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 55.95

    This book is an introduction to construction contract administration and management, covering the delivery and execution stage of a construction project and the various issues which the contract administrator needs to proactively manage. It can therefore be used as a contract administrator?s resource book covering what needs to be done (and why) to... more...

  • Planning for Engineers and Surveyorsby F. D. Hobbs; J. F. Doling

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 72.95

    Planning for Engineers and Surveyors provides an understanding of the land use and transport planning context in which the work of engineers and surveyors was carried out. It attempts to explain what the planners of land use and transport did and why. It describes the problems which planners face, the reasons why they emerged, the techniques used to... more...

  • Design/Build with Jersey Devilby Charlie Hailey

    Princeton Architectural Press 2016; US$ 21.99

    Steve Badanes, Jim Adamson, and John Ringel believe an architect's job does not stop at designing a building, but that it extends to constructing it as well. Now working into their fifth decade, Jersey Devil, the loose-knit group they founded in 1972, bands together under this design/build ethos that an architect's place is just as much on the job... more...

  • Ordres en architecture (Les Grands Articles)by Encyclopaedia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99

    Il n'est guère d'autre domaine de l'art occidental où l'héritage grec se soit pérennisé autant qu'en architecture : les ordres progressivement mis au point par les Grecs se sont transmis ? tour à tour enrichis, mêlés, simplifiés, abâtardis, puis apurés et combinés de nouveau ? jusqu'au seuil du XXe siècle. more...

  • The Architecture of the Roman Triumphby Maggie L. Popkin

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 80.00 US$ 65.60

    This book demonstrates how powerfully triumphal monuments shaped Roman experience of military victory and, consequently, of Roman identity. more...

  • The Opulent Interiors of the Gilded Ageby Arnold Lewis; James Turner; Steven McQuillin

    Dover Publications 2016; US$ 19.95

    Best source of information and illustrations for private houses in Eastern cities during the early 1880s. Rare photographs of mansions belonging to Vanderbilt, Morgan, Grant, and many others. Extensive, informative new text. more...

  • Interactive Architectureby Michael Fox

    Princeton Architectural Press 2016; US$ 21.99

    Recent technological developments in biology, computation, cybernetics, engineering, industrial design, materials, and robotics allow architecture to evolve beyond static functionality and become an active participant?with the capacity to perceive, react to, and connect?with humans and the natural world. The first process-based guide by Michael Fox... more...