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  • Robert Grosstesteby John Shannon Hendrix

    Academia Verlag 2012; US$ 20.90

    Robert Grosseteste: Philosophy of Intellect and Vision focuses on two important areas in the philosophy of Robert Grosseteste at the beginning of the thirteenth century: Philosophy of Intellect and Philosophy of Vision. These two areas of Grosseteste's philosophy have not been thoroughly explored, nor their importance established. more...

  • Gothic Prideby Brian Regan

    Rutgers University Press 2012; US$ 39.95

    Newark?s Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart is one of America?s greatest cathedrals and most exceptional Gothic Revival buildings. Rising from Newark?s highest ground and visible for miles, it spectacularly evokes its historic models. Gothic Pride sets Sacred Heart in the context of American cathedral building and, blending diverse fields,... more...

  • Museum, Gallery and Cultural Architecture in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Regionby Michael J. Ostwald; Steven Fleming

    The Edwin Mellen Press 2007; US$ 149.95

    In the years since the completion of Jørn Utzon’s Sydney Opera House countries throughout the South Pacific have displayed a particular fascination with the possibility that architecture may be able to embody regional cultural identity. This book examines a number of major museums, art galleries and cultural centers that have been constructed... more...

  • Living Over the Storeby Howard Davis

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 53.95

    The shop/house ? the building combining commercial/retail uses and dwellings ? appears over many periods of history in most cities in the world. This book combines architectural history, cross-cultural understandings and accounts of contemporary policy and building practice to provide a comprehensive account of this common but overlooked building.... more...

  • Almost Heavenby Leslie Thomas

    Bene Factum Publishing 2012; US$ 14.57

    that surround world famous salisbury Cathedral more...

  • Modern Architecture Through Case Studies 1945 to 1990by Peter Blundell Jones; Eamonn Canniffe

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 85.00

    Once again, new interpretations are presented of some of the most famous architecture of the period. Work by lesser-known architects, whose influence and role have been overlooked by conventional histories of the subject, is discussed. The case study structure allows each example to be discussed and used as a springboard to explore different theoretical... more...

  • Entwurfsatlas Sakralbauby Rudolf Stegers

    Birkhäuser 2008; US$ 140.00

    Ein Grundlagenwerk zum Entwurf und zur Planung von Sakralbauten ? praxisorientiert, systematisch und umfassend. Mit zahlreichen Beispielen von international renommierten Architekten wie Tadao Ando, Steven Holl, mecanoo, Renzo Piano, Peter Zumthor u. a. more...

  • Unfoldedby Petra Schmidt; Nicola Stattmann

    Birkhäuser 2009; US$ 35.00

    Unfolded demonstrates the possibilities paper holds today for product design, fashion, and art and provides designers with valuable inspirations. From washi paper to ceramic and carbon fiber paper, it presents the state of the art in research and development as well as the most important methods and technologies in handcrafts and industry.... more...

  • Unfoldedby Petra Schmidt; Nicola Stattmann

    Birkhäuser 2009; US$ 35.00

    Unfolded demonstrates the possibilities paper holds today for product design, fashion, and art and provides designers with valuable inspirations. From washi paper to ceramic and carbon fiber paper, it presents the state of the art in research and development as well as the most important methods and technologies in handcrafts and industry.... more...

  • MOVEby Oliver Schaeffer; Michael-Marcus Vogt; Anna Scheuermann

    Birkhäuser 2010; US$ 112.00

    Architects and engineers are engaging more and more with the issue of movement in architecture: How can we control and reduce the energy requirement of buildings? How can we expand the range of possible uses? And how can we represent, accommodate, and control dynamic movements in buildings? more...