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All Over the Map
All Over the Map
Written by Michael Sorkin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844672202
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All Over the Map
Writing on Buildings and Cities
Written by Michael Sorkin


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $26.95

Robert Hughes once described Michael Sorkin as “unique in America––brave, principled, highly informed and fiercely funny.” All Over the Map confirms all of these superlatives as Sorkin assaults “the national security city, with its architecture of manufactured fear.” 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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Building The Dream
Building The Dream
Written by Gwendolyn Wright
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307817112
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Building The Dream

Written by Gwendolyn Wright


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: May 9, 2012
Price: $18.99

For Gwendolyn Wright, the houses of America are the diaries of the American people. They create a fascinating chronicle of the way we have lived, and a reflection of every political, economic, or social issue we have been concerned with. Why did plantation owners build uniform cabins for their slaves? Why were... Read more >
Sverre Fehn
Sverre Fehn
Written by Per Olaf Fjeld
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932172
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Sverre Fehn
The Pattern of Thoughts
Written by Per Olaf Fjeld


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: June 30, 2009
Price: $75.00

As recipient of the 1997 Pritzker Architecture Prize—the profession’s highest honor—Norwegian architect Sverre Fehn has had an impact not only in his home country but around the globe. His projects, often described as being instilled with a human quality, include the Norwegian Pavilion at the 1958 Brussels World Exhibition and the... Read more >
Selldorf Architects
Selldorf Architects
Written by Annabelle Selldorf, Introduction by Jane Withers
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932264
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Selldorf Architects

Written by Annabelle Selldorf
Introduction by Jane Withers


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2009
Price: $50.00

The work of Selldorf Architects is known for its clarity of distribution, elegant proportions, deliberate rendering of light, and integrity of structure. This monograph, the first published on the firm, concentrates on twenty major projects from institutional, commercial, high-end retail, residential, and art-related spaces.
 
Projects featured include the acclaimed Neue Galerie... Read more >
The Unending Mystery
The Unending Mystery
Written by David W. McCullough
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ISBN: 9780307429513
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The Unending Mystery
A Journey Through Labyrinths ansd Mazes
Written by David W. McCullough


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $9.99

According to legend, anyone who wandered into the labyrinth in Ancient Crete never came out again. Some labyrinths may have offered patterns for an erotic spring dance. Those on the floors of Medieval cathedrals represent mathematical perfection–and walking their paths was a symbolic approach to the divine. From ancient Mediterranean coin... Read more >
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Juan Montoya
Juan Montoya
Written by Juan Montoya, Text by Elizabeth Gaynor
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932448
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Juan Montoya

Written by Juan Montoya
Text by Elizabeth Gaynor


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2009
Price: $75.00

Always on the cutting edge, Juan Montoya's work exudes refinement and simplicity. Each of his designs features an exquisite juxtaposition of textures, colors, and volumes; an attention to scale, lighting, and spatial qualities; and objects that reflect an interest in a variety of cultures. In addition to creating beautiful, eclectic rooms... Read more >
A History of the Future
A History of the Future
Written by Donna Goodman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932073
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A History of the Future

Written by Donna Goodman


Format: Hardcover, 280 pages
On Sale: November 25, 2008
Price: $45.00

The political, social, and economic upheaval of the early twentieth century generated an extraordinary range of proposals for the future as successive generations grappled with issues of organizing vast urban systems and humanizing dense industrial environments. As conceptual design became the vehicle for exploring ideas and presenting new movements, a dialogue... Read more >
Gargoyles and Grotesques
Gargoyles and Grotesques
Written by Alex Woodcock
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747808312
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Gargoyles and Grotesques

Written by Alex Woodcock


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $12.95

Gargoyles are an architectural feature designed to throw rainwater clear of the walls of a building. Widely used on medieval churches, these water spouts were often richly decorated, and fashioned as serpents' heads and other fanciful shapes. Today, the term gargoyle is also popularly applied to any carved decorative head or... Read more >
Traditional Now
Traditional Now
Written by David Kleinberg, Contribution by Chesie Breen
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933223
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Traditional Now
Interiors by David Kleinberg
Written by David Kleinberg
Contribution by Chesie Breen


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: September 27, 2011
Price: $60.00

“Beauty meets quality of life.” This is the mantra David Kleinberg adopted from his sixteen-year tenure at the venerable design firm Parish-Hadley, and it is the mantra that guided his own firm, David Kleinberg Design Associates, in its rise to the top of the interior design hierarchy. In Traditional Now, the... Read more >
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