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The Seven Lamps of Architecture

John Ruskin - ARCHITECTURE - 2001 - 303 pages
Contents: Lamps of Sacrifice, Truth, Power, Beauty, Life, Memory, and Obedience; Notes, Index. Illustrated.
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The Architecture of Oppression: The SS, Forced Labor and the Nazi Monumental ...

Paul B. Jaskot - Architecture - 2000 - 207 pages
This book re-evaluates the architectural history of Nazi Germany and looks at the development of the forced-labour concentration camp system. Through an analysis of such major ...
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Architecture in Britain, 1530 to 1830, Volume 3

John Summerson - Architecture - 1993 - 588 pages
The author charts the development of architectural theory and practice from Elizabeth I to George IV. Questions of style, technology, and the social framework are resolved as ...
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Los Diez Libros de Arquitectura

Vitruvius Pollio - Architecture - 1914 - 331 pages
The oldest and most influential book ever written on architecture, this volume describes the classic principles of symmetry, harmony, and proportion as well as the ancients ...
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The story of architecture

Patrick Nuttgens - Architecture - 1997 - 351 pages
This work is a general introduction to architecture told through a narrativeequence of 21 chapters, each charting a stage in the devlopment ofrchitecture. These chapters divide ...
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Vernacular Architecture and Regional Design: Cultural Process and ...

Kingston Wm Heath - Architecture - 2009 - 185 pages
A governing principle of sustainable architecture is that buildings need to reflect upon and respond to the environment they are placed in. Through a series of international ...
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Visual Planning and the Picturesque

Nikolaus Pevsner - Architecture - 2010 - 221 pages
A previously unpublished work by Nikolaus Pevsner, much of which was published as journal articles in the Architectural Review in the 1940s and 1950s during Pevsner's term as ...
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Inquiry Into the Picturesque

Sidney K. Robinson - Architecture - 1991 - 180 pages
The aesthetic mode of the picturesque has undergone so many transformations since its initial discussion in eighteenth-century England that it is hard to say just what it is ...
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