Architecture: Architectural History

  • Nordic Architects Write: A Documentary Anthology book cover

    Nordic Architects Write

    A Documentary Anthology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Asgaard Andersen

    This anthology gathers together for the first time the most influential architectural texts from the Nordic countries: Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden. Many of the texts appear for the first time in English, making them available to a worldwide readership. These texts were written between…

    Paperback – 2008-10-03
    Routledge

  • Cedric Price: Potteries Thinkbelt: SuperCrit #1 book cover

    Cedric Price: Potteries Thinkbelt

    SuperCrit #1, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kester Rattenbury, Samantha Hardingham

    The Supercrit series revisits some of the most influential architectural projects of the recent past and examines their impact on the way we think and design today. Based on live studio debates between protagonists and critics, the books describe, explore and criticise these major projects. This…

    Paperback – 2007-12-24
    Routledge
    Supercrit

  • Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown: Learning from Las Vegas: SuperCrit #2 book cover

    Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown: Learning from Las Vegas

    SuperCrit #2, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kester Rattenbury, Samantha Hardingham

    The Supercrit series revisits some of the most influential architectural projects of the recent past and examines their impact on the way we think and design today. Based on live studio debates between protagonists and critics, the books describe, explore and criticise these major projects. This&…

    Paperback – 2007-12-24
    Routledge
    Supercrit

  • On Span and Space: Exploring Structures in Architecture book cover

    On Span and Space

    Exploring Structures in Architecture, 1st Edition

    By Bjorn N. Sandaker

    In this richly illustrated book with many practical examples, Bjorn Sandaker provides readers with a better understanding of the relationship between technology and architecture. As an experienced teacher and writer, Sandaker offers a well-founded aesthetic theory to support the understanding and…

    Paperback – 2007-10-19
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Technology: A Reader in Architectural Theory book cover

    Rethinking Technology

    A Reader in Architectural Theory, 1st Edition

    Edited by William W. Braham, Jonathan A. Hale

    This essential reference for all students of architecture, design and the built environment provides a convenient single source for all the key texts in the recent literature on architecture and technology. The book contains over fifty carefully selected essays, manifestoes, reflections and…

    Paperback – 2006-12-13
    Routledge

  • Understanding Architecture: An Introduction to Architecture and Architectural History book cover

    Understanding Architecture

    An Introduction to Architecture and Architectural History, 2nd Edition

    By Hazel Conway, Rowan Roenisch

    A comprehensive introduction to architecture and architectural history and exceptional in its approach, this book explores architecture as a current practice in relation to history and in relation to the wider context of cultures, conservation and the environment. This new edition brings in…

    Paperback – 2004-12-15
    Routledge

  • Archispeak: An Illustrated Guide to Architectural Terms book cover

    Archispeak

    An Illustrated Guide to Architectural Terms, 1st Edition

    By Tom Porter

    Widely used in architectural circles in the heat of discussion, the recurrent use of particular words and terms has evolved into a language of design jargon. Commonly found in architectural literature and journalism, in critical design debate and especially in student project reviews, Archispeak…

    Paperback – 2004-06-03
    Routledge

  • American Architectural History: A Contemporary Reader book cover

    American Architectural History

    A Contemporary Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keith Eggener, Keith Eggener

    This major new text presents a collection of recent writings on architecture and urbanism in the United States, with topics ranging from colonial to contemporary times.  In terms of content and scope, there is no collection, in or out of print, directly comparable to this one. The essays are…

    Paperback – 2004-04-22
    Routledge

  • The Emergence of Modern Architecture: A Documentary History, from 1000 to 1810 book cover

    The Emergence of Modern Architecture

    A Documentary History, from 1000 to 1810, 1st Edition

    Edited by Liane Lefaivre, Alexander Tzonis

    A cognitive history of the emergence of modern architecture. Cutting across disciplinarian and institutional divisions as we know them today, this book reconstructs developments within the framework of a cognitive history of the past. Modern is here taken to mean the radical…

    Paperback – 2004-03-04
    Routledge

  • African American Architects: A Biographical Dictionary, 1865-1945 book cover

    African American Architects

    A Biographical Dictionary, 1865-1945, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dreck Spurlock Wilson

    African-American architects have been designing and building houses and public buildings since 1865. Although many of these structures survive today, the architects themselves are virtually unknown. This unique reference work brings their lives and work to light for the first time. Written by 100…

    Hardback – 2004-01-12
    Routledge

  • Encyclopedia of 20th-Century Architecture book cover

    Encyclopedia of 20th-Century Architecture

    1st Edition

    Edited by R. Stephen Sennott

    For more information including the introduction, a full list of entries and contributors, a generous selection of sample pages and more, visit the Encyclope dia of 20th Century Architecture website. Focusing on architecture from all regions of the world, this three-volume set profiles the twentieth…

    Hardback – 2003-12-09
    Routledge

  • Exporting American Architecture 1870-2000 book cover

    Exporting American Architecture 1870-2000

    1st Edition

    By Jeffrey W. Cody

    The export of American architecture began in the nineteenth century as a disjointed set of personal adventures and commercial initiatives. It continues today alongside the transfer of other aspects of American life and culture to most regions of the world. Jeffrey Cody explains how, why and where…

    Paperback – 2002-12-19
    Routledge
    Planning, History and Environment Series

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