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Modern Architectural Theory: A Historical Survey, 1673–1968

Modern Architectural Theory

A Historical Survey, 1673–1968

US$35.99

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

Architecture of the Sacred: Space, Ritual, and Experience from Classical Greece to Byzantium

Architecture of the Sacred

Space, Ritual, and Experience from Classical Greece to Byzantium

US$26.99

This book investigates the role of architecture in the construction of sacred experience in ancient...

Wood: Craft, Culture, History

Wood

Craft, Culture, History

US$4.99

A rich, authoritative look at a material that plays an essential role in human culture Wood has...

The Seven Lamps of Architecture
US$4.95

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)
US$7.99

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

Modern Architecture
OUP Oxford (2002)
US$18.99

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

The Great Bridge: The Epic Story of the Building of the Brooklyn Bridge

The Great Bridge

The Epic Story of the Building of the Brooklyn Bridge

US$14.99

The dramatic and enthralling story of the building of the Brooklyn Bridge, the world’s longest...

The Secret of the Great Pyramid: How One Man's Obsession Led to the Solution of Ancient Egypt's Greatest Mystery

The Secret of the Great Pyramid

How One Man's Obsession Led to the Solution of Ancient Egypt's Greatest Mystery

HarperCollins (2009)
US$14.99

A decade ago, French architect Jean-Pierre Houdin became obsessed by the centuriesold question: How...

740 Park: The Story of the World's Richest Apartment Building

740 Park

The Story of the World's Richest Apartment Building

US$5.99

For seventy-five years, it’s been Manhattan’s richest apartment building, and one of the most...

The Architect: Chapters in the History of the Profession

The Architect

Chapters in the History of the Profession

US$34.99

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