History of architecture books

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Puerto Rico's Henry Klumb: A Modern Architect's Sense of Place

Puerto Rico's Henry Klumb: A Modern Architect's Sense...

Author: Cesar A. Cruz (Ball State University, USA)
ISBN: 9780367149727
Format: Hardback
$252.00

This book follows Henry Klumb's life in architecture from Cologne, Germany to Puerto Rico. Arriving on the island,...  Read More >>

Hermathena: Der Architekt der Renaissance als Demiurg und PAdagoge

Hermathena: Der Architekt der Renaissance als Demiurg...

Author: Berthold Hub
ISBN: 9783205207245
Format: Hardback
$235.44

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Roman Cult Images: The Lives and Worship of Idols from the Iron Age to Late Antiquity

Roman Cult Images: The Lives and Worship of Idols from...

Author: Philip Kiernan (Kennesaw State University, Georgia)
ISBN: 9781108487344
Format: Hardback
$232.88

This book explores how Roman cult images were created, used, and eventually destroyed, from the Iron Age to Late...  Read More >>

Classical New York: Discovering Greece and Rome in Gotham

Classical New York: Discovering Greece and Rome in Gotham...

Author: Elizabeth Macaulay-Lewis ,  Matthew McGowan
ISBN: 9780823288700
Format: Paperback
$60.59

This book examines the reception and appropriation of Classical (Greco-Roman) Art and Architecture in New York from...  Read More >>

Eileen Gray, Designer and Architect

Eileen Gray, Designer and Architect

Author: Cloe Pitiot ,  Nina Stritzler-Levine
ISBN: 9780300251067
Format: Paperback
$158.40

This catalogue is published in conjunction with the exhibition Eileen Grayheld at the Bard Graduate Center Gallery...  Read More >>

Sundry Modernism - Materials for a Study of Palestinian Modernism

Sundry Modernism - Materials for a Study of Palestinian...

Author: Oraib Toukan ,  Ayyoub Tams
ISBN: 9783956793745
Format: Paperback
$52.67

With Sundry Modernism, Oraib Toukan presents an informal register of modernist Palestinian architecture--an assemblage...  Read More >>

Teotihuacan - The World Beyond the City

Teotihuacan - The World Beyond the City

Author: David M. Carballo ,  Kenneth G. Hirth
ISBN: 9780884024675
Format: Hardback
$157.71

Teotihuacan: The World Beyond the City brings together specialists in art and archaeology to develop a synthetic...  Read More >>

Architecture in the 20th Century

Architecture in the 20th Century

Author: Peter Goessel ,  Gabriele Leuthauser
ISBN: 9783836570909
Format: Hardback
$129.38

The architecture of the 20th century is distinguished by an astonishing diversity. Just as the clash of aesthetic...  Read More >>

Rome and the Legacy of Louis I. Kahn

Rome and the Legacy of Louis I. Kahn

Author: Elisabetta Barizza (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy) ,  Marco Falsetti (Sapienza University of Rome, Italy)
ISBN: 9780367532215
Format: Paperback
$95.71

Louis I. Kahn was one of the most influential architects, thinkers and teachers of his time. This book examines...  Read More >>

A History of Russian Exposition and Festival Architecture: 1700-2014

A History of Russian Exposition and Festival Architecture:...

Author: Alla Aronova (State Institute of Arts Russia) ,  Dr. Alexander Ortenberg (California State Polytechnic University Pomona)
ISBN: 9780367532284
Format: Paperback
$95.71

This collection of thirteen vignettes addresses several important episodes in the history of Russian temporary architecture...  Read More >>

What the Emperor Built: Architecture and Empire in the Early Ming

What the Emperor Built: Architecture and Empire in the...

Author: Aurelia Campbell
ISBN: 9780295746883
Format: Hardback
$171.60

One of the most famous rulers in Chinese history, the Yongle emperor (r. 1402-24) gained renown for constructing...  Read More >>

Baroque Prague

Baroque Prague

Author: Vit Vlnas ,  Derek Paton
ISBN: 9788024643762
Format: Paperback
$62.10

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Migrant Housing: Architecture, Dwelling, Migration

Migrant Housing: Architecture, Dwelling, Migration

Author: Mirjana Lozanovska (Senior Lecturer, Deakin University, Australia)
ISBN: 9780367524982
Format: Paperback
$95.71

Migrant Housing, the latest book by author Mirjana Lozanovska, examines the house as the architectural construct...  Read More >>

Otto Bartning: Vom neuen Kirchbau: Neuausgabe

Otto Bartning: Vom neuen Kirchbau: Neuausgabe

Author: Peter Schuz ,  Sandra Wagner-Conzelmann
ISBN: 9783412516550
Format: Hardback
$72.42

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Nostalgic London

Nostalgic London

Author: Ellie Walker-Arnott
ISBN: 9789460582677
Format: Paperback
$47.99

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Experiencing Architecture in the Nineteenth Century: Buildings and Society in the Modern Age

Experiencing Architecture in the Nineteenth Century:...

Author: Edward Gillin (University of Cambridge, UK) ,  H. Horatio Joyce (University of Oxford, UK)
ISBN: 9781350159709
Format: Paperback
$75.01

Bringing together fourteen original essays, this collection opens up new perspectives on the architectural history...  Read More >>

The Grandest Madison Square Garden: Art, Scandal, and Architecture in Gilded Age New York

The Grandest Madison Square Garden: Art, Scandal, and...

Author: Suzanne Hinman
ISBN: 9780815611219
Format: Paperback
$60.81

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Reformatorische Kirchenumgestaltung: Tho Gots Ere Und Guder Gedachtnis - Die Veranderung Und Kunstlerische Neuausstattung Der Mittelalterlichen Landkirchen in Den Norddeutschen Marschen

Reformatorische Kirchenumgestaltung: Tho Gots Ere Und...

Author: Dietrich Diederichs-Gottschalk ,  Nicola Borger-Keweloh
ISBN: 9783795435127
Format: Hardback
$166.32

Bisher wurde die Umwandlung der mittelalterlichen Kirchen in den historisch bedeutenden Marschenlandschaften Osterstade...  Read More >>

At Home in Postwar France: Modern Mass Housing and the Right to Comfort

At Home in Postwar France: Modern Mass Housing and the...

Author: Nicole C. Rudolph
ISBN: 9781789208047
Format: Paperback
$61.97

After World War II, France embarked on a national project of modernization, which included the development of mass...  Read More >>

Iteration: Episodes in the Mediation of Art and Architecture

Iteration: Episodes in the Mediation of Art and Architecture...

Author: Robin Schuldenfrei (Courtauld Institute of Art, UK)
ISBN: 9781138392489
Format: Paperback
$73.99

This edited volume considers the ways in which multiple stages, phases, or periods in an artistic or design process...  Read More >>

Essays on Adolf Loos

Essays on Adolf Loos

Author: Christopher Long
ISBN: 9788074372773
Format: Paperback
$66.00

Fresh insights into the thought and work of the modernist architect, from Loos expert Christopher Long In this...  Read More >>

Laughing at Architecture: Architectural Histories of Humour, Satire and Wit

Laughing at Architecture: Architectural Histories of...

Author: Michela Rosso (Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy)
ISBN: 9781350170490
Format: Paperback
$75.01

In a media-saturated world, humour stands out as a form of social communication that is especially effective in...  Read More >>

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