Architecture Books

The Log Cabin: An Illustrated History Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781682680803
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Published: Countryman Press - November 7th, 2017

Like a wooden security blanket that Americans reach for when times get tough, the log cabin has endured as a uniquely American symbol of home and hearth. This strain of cabin fever is no fleeting trend: It has struck at regular intervals since the early 1900s, when log cabin vacations first became an option for an increasingly mobile America.


Heavy Timber Structures: Creating Comfort in Public Spaces Cover Image
$45.00
ISBN: 9780764354205
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Published: Schiffer Publishing - November 28th, 2017

In the triumvirate of dominant structural building materials--wood, metal, and masonry--each has its advantages, but none are as intertwined with the human spirit as wood. Thirty-five public buildings illustrate how heavy timber framing can address familiar programmatic issues such as structure, economics, aesthetics, and sustainability.


100 Buildings Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780847859504
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Published: Rizzoli International Publications - October 24th, 2017

An accessible primer to the most important architectural touchstones of our time by today's leading architects and teachers of architecture.


Architecture: A Visual History Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781465464682
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Published: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - November 21st, 2017

With over 500 images and 13 specially commissioned 3-D artworks identifying key structural and aesthetic features, this is a visual tour covering more than 350 of the world's greatest buildings of architectural styles.


Bridges: A History of the World's Most Spectacular Spans Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780316507943
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers - November 7th, 2017

From the best-selling author of Skyscrapers comes the much-anticipated twentieth-anniversary edition of her magnificent chronological tour of the world's most significant and eye-popping spans, now in color and bigger than ever.


Architect: The Pritzker Prize Laureates in Their Own Words Cover Image
By Ruth Peltason (Editor), Grace Ong Yan (Editor)
$60.00
ISBN: 9780316505055
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Published: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers - November 7th, 2017

In this completely revised and up-to-date edition, the world's most accomplished architects-Gehry, Pei, Meier, Nouvel, Piano, and 37 more-express their views on creativity, inspiration, and legacy in this visually stunning, one-of-a-kind collection.


Barn: Form and Function of an American Icon Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780760349731
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Published: Voyageur Press (MN) - October 1st, 2017

Delve into the fascinating history of these iconic American structures. You'll never see barns the same way again


Cabin Living: Discovering the Simple American Getaway Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781493030439
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Published: Lyons Press - October 1st, 2017

A tour through America's favorite cabins -Created in partnership with Cabin Living magazine. -An inspirational celebration of one of America's icons. -Handsomely designed with more than 300 color photographs. Cabin Living is a collection of twenty-five of the best stories covering legacy cabins, dream cabins, as well as tiny cabins from across the United States.


The Family Cabin: Inspiration for Camps, Cottages, and Cabins Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9781631866524
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Published: Taunton Press - September 12th, 2017

Since the beginning of the 20th century, cabin retreats have held a unique place in the lives and lore of many American families. In The Family Cabin, author and "cabinologist" Dale Mulfinger expires the role that cabins have had and continue to have in family bonding and as a repository for family history, nostalgia, and cherished memories.


Antique New England Homes & Barns: History, Restoration, and Reinterpretation Cover Image
$39.99
ISBN: 9780764353536
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Published: Schiffer Publishing - August 28th, 2017

There is something about antique homes and their hard-working barns that captures the imagination. Maybe it's their pleasing proportions, maybe they remind us of a simpler time, or maybe we sense that these venerable old survivors that were built when our country was young have seen it all.


1000 Architectural Details: A Selection of the World's Most Interesting Building Elements Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781770859159
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Published: Firefly Books - August 15th, 2017

"This is a fascinating volume packed with comprehensive illustrations and the most current expert information. Professionals, do-it-yourselfers and anyone with an interest in design will find it eminently practical." --SciTech Book News

A study of detail in contemporary world architecture in photographs and drawings.


American Libraries 1730-1950 Cover Image
$75.00
ISBN: 9780393731606
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 5th, 2017

Although new technologies appear poised to alter it, the library remains a powerful site for discovery, and its form is still determined by the geometry of the book and the architectural spaces devised to store and display it.


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