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Boutique Restaurants

This collection of vivid photographs and detailed layouts gives examples from ... This collection of vivid photographs and detailed layouts gives examples from all over the artisitic spectrum of how to create or update a new boutique restaurant to make it stand out from the rest. Innovative storefronts, wall decor, place settings,... more

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Time-Saver Standards for Building Types

This book is the basic reference source for design criteria for all major type... This book is the basic reference source for design criteria for all major types of buildings. It offers vast amounts of information on the essential component elements of each building. A true classic in the industry. more

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Time-Saver Standards for Interior Design and ...

Interior designers, architects, and other design professionals can now locate,... Interior designers, architects, and other design professionals can now locate, in a comprehensive single-source reference, a wealth of information related to the design and planning of residential and commercial interiors. From standard furniture... more

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A World History of Architecture

A magnificently illustrated guide to the global history of architecture--updat... A magnificently illustrated guide to the global history of architecture--updated to include the non-western world and works from women The Second Edition of this historical architectural guide gives you a deeper knowledge and wider perspective of... more

Illustrated Dictionary of Architecture, Third...

Now in full color--the new edition of the preeminent dictionary of architectur... Now in full color--the new edition of the preeminent dictionary of architectural terms features definitions for green, sustainable, and ecological architecture. The Illustrated Dictionary of Architecture, Third Edition is uniquely focused almost... more

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Buildings Across Time: An Introduction to Wor...

This heavily illustrated survey text provides students of both art history and... This heavily illustrated survey text provides students of both art history and architecture with a worldwide introduction to the history of architecture that is comprehensive and yet accessible. The third edition continues to offer comprehensive... more

Designing the Landscape: An Introductory Guid...

Completely updated in a new edition, this highly illustrative and affordable b... Completely updated in a new edition, this highly illustrative and affordable book covers practical points of the design process in a simple step-by-step format-from beginning (the client interview) to end (presentation). This format is concise, readily... more

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Residential Landscape Architecture: Design Pr...

For courses in Landscape Design Residential Landscape Architecture is an intro... For courses in Landscape Design Residential Landscape Architecture is an introductory text that covers the process and techniques for designing the single family residential site. It is intended for individuals who will be or are currently designing... more

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The Meaning of Life: A Reader

Featuring nine new articles chosen by coeditor Steven M. Cahn, the third editi... Featuring nine new articles chosen by coeditor Steven M. Cahn, the third edition of E. D. Klemke's The Meaning of Life offers twenty-two insightful selections that explore this fascinating topic. The essays are primarily by philosophers but also... more

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The Edifice Complex: The Architecture of Powe...

Deyan Sudjic's The Edifice Complex: The Architecture of Power is a fascinating... Deyan Sudjic's The Edifice Complex: The Architecture of Power is a fascinating exploration of the language of architecture as an insight into the psychology of power, from tyrants to billionaires. Why do presidents and prime ministers, tycoons and... more

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The City of Collective Memory: Its Historical...

This work faces the crisis of the city in the late 20th century, embarking on ... This work faces the crisis of the city in the late 20th century, embarking on a journey through theatres and museums, panoramas and maps, buildings and institutions that are used to construct a new reading of the city as a system of representation.... more

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Theory and Design in the First Machine Age

First published in 1960, Theory and Design in the First Machine Age has become... First published in 1960, Theory and Design in the First Machine Age has become required reading in numerous courses on the history of modern architecture and is widely regarded as one of the definitive books on the modern movement. It has influenced a... more

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Studies in Tectonic Culture: The Poetics of C...

Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 448 p. Contains: Illustrations. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 448 p. Contains: Illustrations. more

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City Sense and City Design: Writings and Proj...

Kevin Lynch's books are the classic underpinnings of modern urban planning and... Kevin Lynch's books are the classic underpinnings of modern urban planning and design, yet they are only a part of his rich legacy of ideas about human purposes and values in built form. City Sense and City Design brings together Lynch's remaining... more

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Historic Preservation: An Introduction to Its...

This is the only book to cover the gamut of preservation issues in layman s la... This is the only book to cover the gamut of preservation issues in layman s language: the philosophy and history of the movement, the role of government, the documentation and designation of historic properties, sensitive architectural designs and... more

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Planning and Community Development: A Guide f...

This is an ideal introduction to community planning for students, planners, lo... This is an ideal introduction to community planning for students, planners, local officials, community leaders and citizens. Practical examples and case studies supplement the text. more

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Understanding Architecture

A comprehensive introduction to architecture and architectural history and exc... A comprehensive introduction to architecture and architectural history and exceptional in its approach, this book explores architecture as a current practice in relation to history and in relation to the wider context of cultures, conservation and the... more

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Analysing Architecture

Clear and accessible, Analysing Architecture opens a fresh way to understandin... Clear and accessible, Analysing Architecture opens a fresh way to understanding architecture. It offers a unique 'notebook' of architectural strategies to present an engaging introduction to elements and concepts in architectural design. Beautifully... more

Emerging Concepts in Urban Space Design

This important work, now available in paperback, from Professor Geoffrey Broad... This important work, now available in paperback, from Professor Geoffrey Broadbent, provides a clear analysis of the nature of many of today's design problems, identifying their causes in history and suggesting a basis for co-ordinated solutions. The... more

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The Architecture Student's Handbook of Profes...

Written by The American Institute of Architects, this is the definitive textbo... Written by The American Institute of Architects, this is the definitive textbook on practice issues written specifically for architecture students. Specifically written for emerging architects, this is the first unabbreviated guide specifically for... more

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