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A Critic Writes

Reyner Banham - Architecture - 1996 - 366 pages
Few twentieth-century writers on architecture and design have enjoyed the renown of Reyner Banham. Born and trained in England and a U.S. resident starting in 1976, Banham ...
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Power, Identity, and the Rise of Modern Architecture: From Siam to Thailand

Koompong Noobanjong - Architecture - 2003 - 413 pages
This dissertation examines the evolution of Western and Modern architecture in Siam and Thailand. It illustrates how various architectural ideas have contributed to the ...
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Up from Zero: Politics, Architecture, and the Rebuilding of New York

Paul Goldberger - Architecture - 2004 - 273 pages
In Up from Zero, Paul Goldberger, winner of the Pulitzer Prize, tells the inside story of the quest to rebuild one of the most important symbolic sites in the world, the ...
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The Gothic Enterprise: A Guide to Understanding the Medieval Cathedral

Robert A. Scott - ARCHITECTURE - 2003 - 292 pages
The great Gothic cathedrals of Europe are among the most astonishing achievements of Western culture. Evoking feelings of awe and humility, they make us want to understand what ...
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Visionaries and Planners : The Garden City Movement and the Modern Community ...

Baruch College City University of New York Stanley Buder Professor of History - Architecture - 1990 - 288 pages
For nearly a century the Garden City movement has represented one end of a continuum in an ongoing debate about the future of the modern city. In 1898 Ebenezer Howard ...
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The Company Town : Architecture and Society in the Early Industrial Age ...

School of Architecture University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign John Garner Professor - Architecture - 1992 - 256 pages
Built by industrialists whose early businesses contributed to the escalation of the Industrial Revolution, company towns flourished in countries that embraced capitalism and ...
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Water Management in Ancient Greek Cities

Dora P. Crouch Professor of Architectural History Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Emeritus) - Architecture - 1993 - 400 pages
Focusing on the Mediterranean area where water management is crucial, this pioneering study is the first to show how the supply, distribution, and drainage of water contributed ...
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Critical Architecture and Contemporary Culture

Irvine William J. Lillyman Professor of German University of California, Marilyn F. Moriarty Assistant Professor of English Hollins College, David J. Neuman University Architect Stanford University - Architecture - 1994 - 224 pages
The third volume in the University of California Humanities Research Institute Series, this book brings together prominent literary theorists and architects to offer a variety ...
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Preserving Historic New England : Preservation, Progressivism, and the ...

Plattsburgh James M. Lindgren Associate Professor of History State University of New York - Architecture - 1995 - 256 pages
By the first years of the twentieth century the memory of old-time New England was in danger. What had once been a land of small towns populated by tradition-minded Yankees was ...
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