A fresh take on the history of architecture, using cultural timelines to reveal little-known connections between society, engineering, and design.
This guide explores New York City's exciting new public space from top to bottom, inside and out, and from beginning to completion.
The first handbook on reclaimed wood, combining useful information, rich history, and design ideas
Wood reclaimed from old houses, factories, barns, water tanks, and boardwalks has become a valuable commodity, treasured for the patina that gives witness to its history.$34.99ISBN: 9780764357848Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Schiffer Publishing - September 28th, 2019
The climate is changing, and so must domestic architecture. Premium materials--brick, stone, wood--and timeless design used to be the key to building homes that would last for generations. But a warming planet, coupled with severe weather events, has changed the equation and raised the stakes, sometimes literally.$28.00ISBN: 9781620409800Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Bloomsbury Publishing - October 22nd, 2019
From the urban affairs correspondent of the New York Times--the story of a city through twenty-seven structures that define it.$26.95ISBN: 9781454938316Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Sterling - October 1st, 2019
This stunning photographic ode to one of the world's most beloved treasures pays tribute to Notre-Dame--its place in history and in culture, and its rebirth--in the wake of the tragic fire that nearly destroyed it.$19.95ISBN: 9783791385884Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Prestel - November 26th, 2019
This collection of great buildings is a highly entertaining lesson in architectural history for readers of all ages.$39.99ISBN: 9780764357862Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Schiffer Publishing - September 28th, 2019
Set between the sound and the sea, Long Island is home to some of America's most intriguing country houses. This book highlights the best examples, telling the story of each through outstanding contemporary color photography.$100.00ISBN: 9781419733338Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Abrams - October 8th, 2019A rich visual history of Architectural Digest, published for the magazine’s 100th anniversary
Architectural Digest at 100 celebrates the best from the pages of the international design authority. The editors have delved into the archives and culled years of rich material covering a range of subjects.$34.95ISBN: 9781849945271Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Batsford - October 1st, 2019
The definitive guide to Britain's most impressive Art Deco buildings.$49.95ISBN: 9780714879277Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Phaidon Press - October 16th, 2019
A ground-breaking visual survey of architecture designed by women from the early twentieth century to the present day$50.00ISBN: 9781465482525Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: DK - October 8th, 2019
Discover the most incredible man-made wonders, from Stonehenge to Burj Khalifa, with this unparalleled catalog of the most famous and intriguing buildings and monuments created by humans.
Man-Made Wonders of the World features a range of structures from buildings to monuments, statues, and bridges, including the Golden Gate Bridge and Hoover Dam.