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  • 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...

  • Lone Star Steeplesby Pixie Christensen; Carl J. Christensen

    Texas A&M University Press 2016; Not Available

    In Lone Star Steeples: Historic Places of Worship in Texas , Carl J. Christensen Jr. and Pixie Christensen present sixty-five captivating and historically significant structures in exquisite watercolor illustrations accompanied by brief summaries and convenient, handcrafted maps. Ranging from stately edifices of brick and stone located in urban centers... more...

  • Die Zukunftsfähigkeit bestehender Shopping Centerby Philipp Lüttke

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 54.99

    Philipp Lüttke widmet sich dem wissenschaftlichen Ansatz, der diffuse Beschreibungen von Konsumenten zu Shopping Centern, selektive Kundenbefragungen, wechselnde Marktteilnehmer und Konzepte sowie die Auswirkungen einer sich verändernden Gesellschaft in Relation zueinander setzt. Der Autor zeigt, dass es dazu einer dezidierten Analyse der gegenwärtigen... more...

  • MITby Douglass Shand-Tucci; John Horner; L. Rafael Reif; Mark Jarzombek

    Princeton Architectural Press 2016; US$ 27.99

    The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) was founded in 1861 as the cornerstone of Copley Square in Boston's Back Bay, then the center of a progressive, proto-globalist Brahmin culture committed to intellectual modernism and educational innovation. MIT founder William Barton Rogers's radical vision to teach by "mind and hand" was immediately... more...

  • Mixed-Use Development: Nine Case Studies of Complex Projectsby Dean Schwanke

    Urban Land Institute 2016; US$ 59.99

    This publication provides a detailed look at nine leading examples of mixed-use projects from around the world that have been developed in recent years. The case studies are drawn from the ULI Case Studies program, which showcases innovative approaches and best practices in real estate and urban development. The nine mixed-use projects featured offer... more...

  • Comment Paris s'est transforméby Camille Piton; Alfred Martial Lamouroux

    Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 2.99

    Extrait : "Le quartier de Paris que nous nous proposons d'étudier est celui sur lequel s'élevaient les bâtiments de la Halle blé. Ce terrain, dont les limites avaient peu varié jusqu'aux transformations apportées récemment pour l'achèvement de la rue du Louvre et la construction de la Bourse de Commerce, était borné par les rues Vauvilliers, Coquillière,... more...