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Architecture's Pretexts: Spaces of Translation

Architecture's Pretexts

Spaces of Translation

Taylor and Francis (2014)
AU$95.62

The aim of this book is to expose readers to architecture’s pretexts that include literary...

The Ten Most Influential Buildings in History: Architecture’s Archetypes
Taylor and Francis (2016)
AU$63.06

Even the most inventive and revolutionary architects of today owe debts to the past, often to the...

Kuwait Transformed: A History of Oil and Urban Life

Kuwait Transformed

A History of Oil and Urban Life

Stanford University Press (2016)
AU$36.50

Kuwait Transformed analyzes the intricate relationship between the urban landscape, the patterns and...

Christmas at Highclere: Recipes and traditions from the real Downton Abbey

Christmas at Highclere

Recipes and traditions from the real Downton Abbey

Random House (2019)
AU$24.99

Highclere Castle, known as 'the real Downton Abbey', bustles with activity at the best of times, but...

The Seven Lamps of Architecture
Electric Book Company (1998)
AU$7.94

In August of 1848, John Ruskin and his new bride visited northern France, for the gifted young...

Architecture: A Very Short Introduction
OUP Oxford (2002)
AU$11.54

This highly original and sophisticated look at architecture helps us to understand the cultural...

The Devil In The White City
Transworld (2010)
AU$14.99

The Chicago World's Fair of 1893 and its amazing 'White City' was one of the wonders of the world....

Modern Architecture
OUP Oxford (2002)
AU$27.42

This new account of international modernism explores the complex motivations behind this...

Modern Architectural Theory: A Historical Survey, 1673–1968

Modern Architectural Theory

A Historical Survey, 1673–1968

Cambridge University Press (2009)
AU$53.90

Modern Architectural Theory is the first book to provide a comprehensive survey of architectural...

The Architect: Chapters in the History of the Profession

The Architect

Chapters in the History of the Profession

Oxford University Press (1986)
AU$24.61

How did architects get to be architects in any given period in history? How were they trained? How...