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Garden Cities
Garden Cities
Written by Sarah Rutherford
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747813422
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Garden Cities

Written by Sarah Rutherford


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $12.95

Garden Cities: the phrase is redolent of Arts and Crafts values and nineteenth-century utopianism. But despite being the culmination of a range of influential movements, and having global influence themselves, in fact there were only ever two true, self-contained Garden Cities in England – far more numerous were Garden Suburbs and... Read more >
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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 American Style
The American Style
Written by Donald Albrecht and Thomas Mellins
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932851
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The American Style

Written by Donald Albrecht and Thomas Mellins


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: June 7, 2011
Price: $50.00

Easily the most recognizable architectural style in America, with its brick or shingled facades trimmed in white and ornamented with restrained classical detail, the Colonial Revival emerged in the late nineteenth century and is still the basis for classical design today. The American Style surveys the evolution of the Colonial Revival... Read more >
Dark Nostalgia
Dark Nostalgia
Written by Eva Hagberg
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932325
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Dark Nostalgia

Written by Eva Hagberg


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2009
Price: $45.00

As the late twentieth-century fascination with rounded shapes, organic influences, and plastics fades, interior designers are increasingly drawn to deep colors, polished woods, velvets, furs, leather, dark metals, and brick that have a nostalgic quality—materials used liberally in centuries gone by. Efforts to shape a more authentic, less austere present by... Read more >
Counterpoint
Counterpoint
Written by Daniel Libeskind and Paul Goldberger
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932066
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Counterpoint
Daniel Libeskind in Conversation with Paul Goldberger
Written by Daniel Libeskind and Paul Goldberger


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2008
Price: $60.00

Architect Daniel Libeskind, known for his dynamic, fractured compositions, is also recognized for introducing a new critical discourse to architecture. In an enormous variety of projects around the world—major cultural institutions, convention centers, universities, hotels, commercial centers, and residential work—he has manifested his commitment to expanding the horizons of architecture and... Read more >
Traditional Building Materials

Written by Matthew Slocombe


Format: eBook, 104 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $10.95

Steel and glass now dominate modern British cities, but the country can still boast millions of older houses constructed of more traditional building materials. Many date from the period before easy nationwide transportation, when these materials were usually grown on or extracted from land in the locality. As a result, Britain... Read more >
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Artfully Modern

(Available November 4, 2014)
Artfully Modern
Written by Richard Mishaan and Judith Nasatir
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580934008
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Artfully Modern
Interiors by Richard Mishaan
Written by Richard Mishaan and Judith Nasatir


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $65.00

Interior designer Richard Mishaan believes that all furniture and decorative accessories with inherently good form can be combined successfully regardless of style, period, or price. He creates exuberant, bold, glamorous spaces known for their masterful use of art that are nevertheless comfortable above all. In his work, every room is treated... Read more >
Prefab Homes
Prefab Homes
Written by Elisabeth Blanchet
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747813576
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Prefab Homes

Written by Elisabeth Blanchet


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2014
Price: $12.95

In 1944, Winston Churchill promised to manufacture up to 500,000 prefabricated bungalows to ease the housing shortage after the Second World War. Made in factories, over 156,000 temporary "prefabs" of a few designs were delivered to eager Local Authorities. They were nicknamed 'Palaces for the People'. With convenient kitchens, bathrooms and... Read more >
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Chicago's Bridges

Written by Nathan Holth


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $7.95

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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Houses of snow, skin and bones
Houses of snow, skin and bones
Written by Bonnie Shemie
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780887763052
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Houses of snow, skin and bones

Written by Bonnie Shemie


Format: Trade Paperback, 24 pages
On Sale: June 1, 1993
Price: $6.95

A look at the fascinating shelters that Native communities in the Far North built, using only materials their environment provided: snow, stone, sod, skin, bones, and any driftwood picked up along the shores. Black-and-white and color drawings show the tools used, and how the snow house, the quarmang, the Alaskan sod-house... Read more >
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