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The Church
The Church
Written by Cardinal Donald Wuerl and Mike Aquilina
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780770435516
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The Church
Unlocking the Secrets to the Places Catholics Call Home
Written by Cardinal Donald Wuerl and Mike Aquilina


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $21.99

From the bestselling authors of The Mass, an insightful and practical guide that explores the architectural and spiritual components of the Catholic Church.

Your local church is not only a physical place, but a spiritual home. In this thought-provoking book, Wuerl and Aquilina illuminate the importance of the Church in its many... 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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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 >
Brilliant
Brilliant
Written by Linda O'Keeffe
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933247
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Brilliant
White in Design
Written by Linda O'Keeffe


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2011
Price: $50.00

It all begins and ends with white.

White is everywhere, from sculptures and art installations to interior and furniture designs to fields of snow and mythical animals. In its countless tones—eggshell, ballerina, off-white, edelweiss, and so many more—white elicits a range of emotions, depending on the viewer, the design, the culture... 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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At Home
At Home
Written by Bill Bryson, Read by Bill Bryson
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780739315262
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At Home
A Short History of Private Life
Written by Bill Bryson
Read by Bill Bryson


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc0
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $45.00

From one of the most beloved authors of our  time—more than six million copies of his books have been sold in this country alone—a fascinating excursion into the history behind the place we call home.

“Houses aren’t refuges from history. They are where history ends up.”
 
Bill Bryson and his family... Read more >
Higher
Higher
Written by Neal Bascomb
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385506618
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Higher
A Historic Race to the Sky and the Making of a City
Written by Neal Bascomb


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2003
Price: $16.99

The Roaring Twenties in New York was a time of exuberant ambition, free-flowing optimism, an explosion of artistic expression in the age of Prohibition. New York was the city that embodied the spirit and strength of a newly powerful America. 

In 1924, in the vibrant heart of Manhattan, a fierce rivalry... Read more >
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Radical Cities
Across Latin America in Search of a New Architecture
Written by Justin McGuirk


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $29.95

What makes the city of the future? How do you heal a divided city? 

In RADICAL CITIES, Justin McGuirk travels across Latin America in search of the activist architects, maverick politicians and alternative communities already answering these questions. From Brazil to Venezuela, and from Mexico to Argentina, McGuirk discovers the people... Read more >
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Grand Avenues
Grand Avenues
Written by Scott W. Berg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400076222
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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: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2008
Price: $15.95

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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Ike Kligerman Barkley Houses
Ike Kligerman Barkley Houses
Written by Ike Kligerman Barkley Architects, Foreword by Robert A.M. Stern
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580932691
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Ike Kligerman Barkley Houses

Written by Ike Kligerman Barkley Architects
Foreword by Robert A.M. Stern


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: April 20, 2010
Price: $60.00

John Ike, Thomas Kligerman, and Joel Barkley speak architectural languages of the past with a sure command of grammar and syntax and a rich vocabulary of form and detail. As designers they build upon what went before to extend the trajectory of architecture.
—Robert A. M. Stern

The signature residential works of Ike... Read more >
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