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Housing Design and Society in Amsterdam: Reconfiguring Urban Order and ...

Nancy Stieber - Architecture - 1998 - 386 pages
Winner of the 1999 Spiro Kostof Book Award from the Society of Architectural Historians. During the early 1900s, Amsterdam developed an international reputation as an urban ...
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Summerfolk: A History of the Dacha, 1710-2000

Stephen Lovell - Architecture - 2003 - 260 pages
"Lovell shows that the dacha is defined less by its physical location - usually one or two hours' distance from a large city yet apart from the rural hinterland - than by the ...
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The Architecture of Affordable Housing

Sam Davis - Architecture - 1997 - 208 pages
Architect Sam Davis contends that a country of wealth that cannot provide sound housing for those in need is a national embarrassment. Here Davis explores the design ...
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Suburban Space: The Fabric of Dwelling

Renee Y. Chow - Architecture - 2002 - 193 pages
Providing an alternate vision to the conventional suburban housing that characterizes much of our domestic landscape, this text sees the residential setting as a fabric of ...
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From the Ground Up: The Business of Building in the Age of Money

Douglas Frantz - Architecture - 1991 - 288 pages
A business report on the creation and development of the Rincon Center, a major urban project in downtown San Francisco. The author explains how design and structural problems ...
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Invented Cities: The Creation of Landscape in Nineteenth-century New York ...

Mona Domosh - Architecture - 1998 - 185 pages
Why do cities look the way they do? In this intriguing book, Mona Domosh seeks to answer this question by comparing the strikingly different landscapes of two great American ...
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Architecture in the Family Way: Doctors, Houses, and Women, 1870-1900

Annmarie Adams - Architecture - 2001 - 240 pages
Architecture in the Family Way explores the relationship between domestic architecture, health reform, and feminism in late nineteenth-century England. Annmarie Adams examines ...
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City Center to Regional Mall: Architecture, the Automobile, and Retailing in ...

Richard W. Longstreth - Architecture - 1998 - 504 pages
Winner of the Society of Architectural Historians' 1999 Spiro Kostof AwardFrom the 1920s to the 1950s, Los Angeles did for the shopping center what New York and Chicago had ...
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From Signs to Design: Environmental Process and Reform in Early Renaissance Rome

Charles Burroughs - Architecture - 1990 - 344 pages
Burroughs brings an especially wide range of explanatory models - from socialhistory, cultural anthropology, iconology and semiotics - to bear in his analysis of urban ...
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