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New York 1960
New York 1960
Written by Robert A.M. Stern, David Fishman and Thomas Mellins
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781885254856
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New York 1960
Architecture and Urbanism Between the Second World War and the Bicentennial
Written by Robert A.M. Stern, David Fishman and Thomas Mellins


Format: Hardcover, 1376 pages
On Sale: October 1, 1997
Price: $85.00

This is the third volume (and the fourth chronologically) in architect and historian Robert A. M. Stern's monumental series of documentary studies of New York City architecture and urbanism. New York 1880, New York 1900, and New York 1930 have comprehensively covered the architects and urban planners who defined New York... Read more >
The Art-Architecture Complex
The Art-Architecture Complex
Written by Hal Foster
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781681046
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The Art-Architecture Complex

Written by Hal Foster


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $24.95

Hal Foster, author of the acclaimed Design and Crime, argues that a fusion of architecture and art is a defining feature of contemporary culture. He identifies a “global style” of architecture—as practiced by Norman Foster, Richard Rogers and Renzo Piano—analogous to the international style of Le Corbusier, Gropius and Mies. 

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Building Suburbia
Building Suburbia
Written by Dolores Hayden
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375727214
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Building Suburbia
Green Fields and Urban Growth, 1820-2000
Written by Dolores Hayden


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: November 9, 2004
Price: $18.00

A lively history of the contested landscapes where the majority of Americans now live, Building Suburbia chronicles two centuries in the birth and development of America’s metropolitan regions.

From rustic cottages reached by steamboat to big box stores at the exit ramps of eight-lane highways, Dolores Hayden defines seven eras of suburban... Read more >
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5000 Years of Tiles
5000 Years of Tiles
Written by Hans Van Lemmen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781588343987
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5000 Years of Tiles

Written by Hans Van Lemmen


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $39.95

A comprehensive, full-color exploration of tile art and production worldwide, from earliest times to the present day. The book is both an authoritative work of reference and a visual delight, ranging from ancient Greece, where the first fired roof tiles date from as early as the third millennium BC, to twentieth-century... Read more >
Cities Under Siege
Cities Under Siege
Written by Stephen Graham
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844677627
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Cities Under Siege
The New Military Urbanism
Written by Stephen Graham


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $27.95

Cities are the new battleground of our increasingly urban world. From the slums of the global South to the wealthy financial centers of the West, Cities Under Siege traces the spread of political violence through the sites, spaces, infrastructure and symbols of the world’s rapidly expanding metropolitan areas.

Drawing on a... Read more >
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Grand Avenues
Grand Avenues
Written by Scott W. Berg
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307556486
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Grand Avenues
The Story of Pierre Charles L'Enfant, the French Visionary Who Designed Washington, D.C.
Written by Scott W. Berg


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2009
Price: $13.99

In 1791, shortly after the United States won its independence, George Washington personally asked Pierre Charles L’Enfant—a young French artisan turned American revolutionary soldier who gained many friends among the Founding Fathers—to design the new nation's capital. L’Enfant approached this task with unparalleled vigor and passion; however, his imperious and unyielding... Read more >
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Chicago's Bridges
Chicago's Bridges
Written by Nathan Holth
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747811039
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Chicago's Bridges

Written by Nathan Holth


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $9.95

Stretching more than 150 miles and cutting through the city that bears its name, the Chicago River divides the Second City into the North Side and the South Side. In 1832, the first bridge across the river was constructed. In 1834, the first moveable bridge was erected. Today, Chicago is home... Read more >
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Harlem
Harlem
Written by Michael Henry Adams, Photographed by Paul Rocheleau
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580930703
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Harlem
Lost and Found
Written by Michael Henry Adams
Photographed by Paul Rocheleau


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2001
Price: $65.00

Long identified with African-American style and culture, Harlem is also a pillar of New York's social and architectural history. In this beautifully illustrated study, historian Michael Henry Adams presents an evocative portrait of the various and divergent Harlems of yesteryear, from the Native American settlements discovered by the Dutch in the... Read more >
Robert A. M. Stern
Robert A. M. Stern
Written by Robert A.M. Stern
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932837
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Robert A. M. Stern
On Campus
Written by Robert A.M. Stern


Format: Hardcover, 576 pages
On Sale: December 21, 2010
Price: $85.00

At its best, the college campus is the representation of beliefs, of the specific character of a place, of a community, of an institution. It is the setting for the continually evolving interaction of people and ideas over time. 
Robert A. M. Stern

Ss an architect, educator, and architectural historian, Robert A...

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The Artful Garden
The Artful Garden
Written by James van Sweden and Tom Christopher
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ISBN: 9780679643678
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The Artful Garden
Creative Inspiration for Landscape Design
Written by James van Sweden and Tom Christopher


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $21.99

“I want to put the mystery back into the heart of garden design, where it needs to be. It’s what lures you in through the gate, keeps you moving through the landscape, and fills you with excitement along the way. The sense of mystery is what turns a mere display of... Read more >
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