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Paradise Planned
Paradise Planned
Written by Robert A.M. Stern, David Fishman and Jacob Tilove
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933261
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Paradise Planned
The Garden Suburb and the Modern City
Written by Robert A.M. Stern, David Fishman and Jacob Tilove


Format: Hardcover, 1072 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $95.00

Paradise Planned is the definitive history of the development of the garden suburb, a phenomenon that originated in England in the late eighteenth century, was quickly adopted in the United State and northern Europe, and gradually proliferated throughout the world. These bucolic settings offered an ideal lifestyle typically outside the city... Read more >
Feng-Shui
Feng-Shui
Written by Eva Wong
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570621000
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Feng-Shui

Written by Eva Wong


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: July 15, 1996
Price: $34.95

     The first complete, in-depth course in the traditional Chinese art of harmonious design for interiors, buildings, and sites—including instructions for making your own geomantic compass for feng-shui readings. Deeply rooted in Taoist and shamanic origins, feng-shui is not simply a list of directives for building auspicious structures or arranging interiors for... Read more >
Albert Speer
Albert Speer
Written by Leon Krier, Preface by Robert A. M. Stern
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933544
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Albert Speer
Architecture 1932-1942
Written by Leon Krier
Preface by Robert A. M. Stern


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $75.00

Architect Léon Krier asks, “Can a war criminal be a great artist?” Speer, Adolf Hitler's architect of choice, happens to be responsible for one of the boldest architectural and urban oeuvres of modern times.

First published in 1985 to an acute and critical reception, Albert Speer: Architecture 1932-1942 is a lucid... Read more >
The Pentagon
The Pentagon
Written by Steve Vogel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812973259
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The Pentagon
A History
Written by Steve Vogel


Format: Trade Paperback, 672 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2008
Price: $18.00

The creation of the Pentagon in seventeen whirlwind months during World War II is one of the great construction feats in American history, involving a tremendous mobilization of manpower, resources, and minds. In astonishingly short order, Brigadier General Brehon B. Somervell conceived and built an institution that ranks with the White... Read more >
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Jim Olson Houses
Jim Olson Houses
Written by Olson Sundberg Kundig Allen, Introduction by Michael Webb
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932523
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Jim Olson Houses

Written by Olson Sundberg Kundig Allen
Introduction by Michael Webb


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2009
Price: $65.00

The sixteen houses and apartments featured here respond to different needs and sites, but all share a common DNA. They are the product of a singular vision and a collaborative process.

—Michael Webb

 

Seattle-based architect Jim Olson, the founding partner of Olson Sundberg Kundig Allen Architects, is particularly known for his subtly elegant... Read more >
Makers of Modern Architecture
Makers of Modern Architecture
Written by Martin Filler
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590172278
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Makers of Modern Architecture
From Frank Lloyd Wright to Frank Gehry
Written by Martin Filler


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: July 17, 2007
Price: $27.95

Everyone knows what modern architecture looks like, but few understand how this revolutionary new form of building emerged little more than a century ago or what its aesthetic, social, even spiritual aspirations were. Through illuminating studies of the leading men and women who forever changed our built environment, veteran architecture critic... 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. 

More than... Read more >
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Conversations with Frank Gehry
Conversations with Frank Gehry
Written by Barbara Isenberg
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307268006
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Conversations with Frank Gehry

Written by Barbara Isenberg


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2009
Price: $40.00

An unprecedented, intimate, and richly illustrated portrait of Frank Gehry, one of the world’s most influential architects. Drawing on the most candid, revealing, and entertaining conversations she has had with Gehry over the last twenty years, Barbara Isenberg provides new and fascinating insights into the man and his work.

Gehry’s subjects range... Read more >
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Building Suburbia
Building Suburbia
Written by Dolores Hayden
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307515261
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Building Suburbia
Green Fields and Urban Growth, 1820-2000
Written by Dolores Hayden


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2009
Price: $14.99

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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Cohler on Design
Cohler on Design
Written by Eric Cohler
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933728
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Cohler on Design

Written by Eric Cohler


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $50.00

Dubbed “The Mixmaster” for his ability to blend high- and low-end pieces to create rooms that are simultaneously fresh and classic, Eric Cohler’s interior design is always a tribute to individual personality and style. Full of accessible tips and tricks, Cohler encourages his clients to be true to themselves, revel in... Read more >
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