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Makers of Modern Architecture, Volume II
From Le Corbusier to Rem Koolhaas
Written by Martin Filler


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $29.95

In the first volume of Makers of Modern Architecture (2007), Martin Filler examined the emergence of that revolutionary new form of building and explored its aesthetic, social, and spiritual aspirations through illuminating studies of some of its most important practitioners, from Louis Sullivan and Frank Lloyd Wright to, in our own... Read more >
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The Unending Mystery
The Unending Mystery
Written by David W. McCullough
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307429513
Our Price: $9.99
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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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Guide to Smithsonian Architecture, A
Guide to Smithsonian Architecture, A
Written by Heather Ewing and Amy Ballard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781588342614
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Guide to Smithsonian Architecture, A
An Architectural History of the Smithsonian
Written by Heather Ewing and Amy Ballard


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2009
Price: $14.95

The buildings of the Smithsonian Institution not only contain impressive collections; they are themselves icons of great cultural significance, many of them part of the historic National Mall. The Smithsonian's unique buildings illustrate the changing styles and sensibilities of America as an evolving nation. Representing the work of major architects, each building evokes... Read more >
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 >
Enlightened by Design
Enlightened by Design
Written by Helen Berliner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570623349
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Enlightened by Design

Written by Helen Berliner


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: June 7, 1999
Price: $24.95

This book shows how to use our homes to realign ourselves with the basic forces of nature: heaven and earth, the four directions, and the elemental energies that arise from them. Based on Tibetan Buddhist teachings on energy mandalas and the practice of space awareness, it includes playful quotes, provocative illustrations... Read more >
The Country Blacksmith

Written by David McDougall


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $7.95

This book tells the story of the country blacksmith and his importance as the hub of village life. It describes his techniques, tools, and contribution to rural work. It includes the mythology of the blacksmith and the good fortune brought by horseshoes - and which way to hang them up! Thought... Read more >
All Over the Map
Writing on Buildings and Cities
Written by Michael Sorkin


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $24.95

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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Stripes
Stripes
Written by Linda O'Keeffe
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933414
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Stripes
Design Between the Lines
Written by Linda O'Keeffe


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $50.00

In Stripes: Design Between the Lines, writer and design expert Linda O’Keeffe explores the lineage of lines as they shape culture, art, and style.  The illustrations create a rollicking visual ride while the accompanying text—by turns witty and weighty—shows how these potent, sometimes-charged symbols have even changed the course of world... Read more >
New York 2000
New York 2000
Written by Robert A.M. Stern, David Fishman and Jacob Tilove
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580931779
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New York 2000
Architecture and Urbanism Between the Bicentennial and the Millennium
Written by Robert A.M. Stern, David Fishman and Jacob Tilove


Format: Hardcover, 1520 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2006
Price: $100.00

Touted by Publisher's Weekly as "an unprecedented record," the new book in the New York series, New York 2000, is indeed an exceptional survey of this great city's architectural heritage. As the world's financial and cultural capital, New York demands the best in architectural design and balances the constant pressure to... Read more >
Modern Luxury
Modern Luxury
Written by Richard Mishaan, Foreword by Pamela Fiori
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932288
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Modern Luxury

Written by Richard Mishaan
Foreword by Pamela Fiori


Format: Hardcover, 216 pages
On Sale: May 19, 2009
Price: $50.00

Interior designer Richard Mishaan believes that all good furniture and art can be combined successfully regardless of style, period, or price. Drawing on his international background and love of travel, he combs the world to find exquisite, unique pieces for his clients. Mishaan skillfully brings together furnishings and objects from myriad... Read more >
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