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A Better Place to Live: Reshaping the American Suburb

Philip Langdon - Architecture - 1997 - 270 pages
Focusing on the social dissatisfaction with the modern American suburb, Langdon interviewed designers, developers, planners and residents across the USA to see how suburbs are ...
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The Crs Team and the Business of Architecture

Jonathan King, Philip Langdon - Architecture - 2002 - 325 pages
"Since the end of the Second World War, few firms have influenced the practice of architecture as much as Caudill Rowlett Scott, or CRS. From its establishment in the 1940s as ...
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Good House Hunting: 20 Steps to Your Dream Home

Dennis Wedlick, Philip Langdon - House & Home - 2011 - 160 pages
Without a doubt, the most important investment of your life will be your home. No other purchase will matter more to your lifestyle, financial future, and personal well-being ...
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New Urbanism: Comprehensive Report & Best Practices Guide

Robert Steuteville, Philip Langdon - Architecture - 2003 - 374 pages
Lay-flat perfect binding and durable cover and pages for travel, meetings and charrettes
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American houses

Philip Langdon - Architecture - 1987 - 255 pages
An impressive, comprehensive examination of the state of the housing art in the 80s, based on the author's acclaimed article in The Atlantic. Over 150 photographs, most in color.
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Main Street to Miracle Mile: American Roadside Architecture

Chester Liebs - Architecture - 1995 - 259 pages
Traces the development of diners, motels, drive-in movies, gas stations, miniature golf courses, supermarkets, and auto showrooms and examines the ways their architectural ...
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Diners

Karen Offitzer - Architecture - 1997 - 128 pages
More than just a place to grab a bite, the diner is an expression of the free-flowing American spirit and a symbol of the energy and passion of a culture devoted to simple ...
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Googie: Fifties Coffee Shop Architecture

Alan Hess - Architecture - 1986 - 144 pages
A look at "the Googie School of Architecture," particularly "the metal-framed angular designs, employing lavish use of glass, natural (and unnatural) stone, tile, and ...
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