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Product Description: Architecture and its Imprint examines the relationship between a series of buildings by ‘modern’ and contemporary architects, and the books with which they have been associated, or in which they are published. The choice of the five individual studies is not intended to establish a sense of historical development, but rather to investigate the boundaries between architecture and the form of its publication, given that our first experience of buildings is often their representation in the media rather than direct experience of visiting, use or inhabitation...read more

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9780415673235 | Routledge, December 8, 2017, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: Architecture and its Imprint examines the relationship between a series of buildings by ‘modern’ and contemporary architects, and the books with which they have been associated, or in which they are published.

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9780415673242 | Routledge, December 8, 2017, cover price $53.95 | About this edition: Architecture and its Imprint examines the relationship between a series of buildings by ‘modern’ and contemporary architects, and the books with which they have been associated, or in which they are published.

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Product Description: The metamorphic nature of Venice, a city in which most buildings underwent throughout the centuries substantial volumetric and formal transformations informed by political and cultural shifts, is revealed in Elements of Venice through the analysis of single architectural elements...read more
By Rem Koolhaas (foreword by)

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9783037784297 | Lars Muller Publishers, October 15, 2014, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: The metamorphic nature of Venice, a city in which most buildings underwent throughout the centuries substantial volumetric and formal transformations informed by political and cultural shifts, is revealed in Elements of Venice through the analysis of single architectural elements.

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Product Description: London's many cemeteries, churches, and graveyards are the last resting places of a multitude of important people from many different walks of life. Politicians, writers, and military heroes rub shoulders with engineers, courtesans, artists, and musicians, along with quite a few eccentric characters...read more

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9780747812968, titled "Who’s Buried Where in London" | Shire Pubns, March 21, 2017, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: London's many cemeteries, churches, and graveyards are the last resting places of a multitude of important people from many different walks of life.

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Product Description: "An engrossing saga, profusely illustrated and fully documented, the stuff that makes an intriguing feature film. I heartedly endorse it."— Bruce Brooks Pfeiffer, Director, The Frank Lloyd Wright Archives"One of the more uplifting accounts of European émigré life that I have read in a long time...read more
By Paul Anderson (editor)

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9780997003468 | Doppelhouse Pr, March 14, 2017, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: "An engrossing saga, profusely illustrated and fully documented, the stuff that makes an intriguing feature film.

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Product Description: An inviting, fascinating compendium of twenty-one of history's most famous lost places, from the Tower of Babel to the Twin TowersBuildings are more like us than we realize. They can be born into wealth or poverty, enjoying every privilege or struggling to make ends meet...read more

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9781250118295, titled "Fallen Glory: The Lives and Deaths of History’s Greatest Buildings" | Picador USA, March 7, 2017, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: An inviting, fascinating compendium of twenty-one of history's most famous lost places, from the Tower of Babel to the Twin TowersBuildings are more like us than we realize.

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Product Description: As towns and cities worldwide deal with fast-increasing land pressures, while also trying to promote more sustainable, connected communities, the creation of green spaces within urban areas is receiving greater attention than ever before...read more

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9781474229180 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 23, 2017, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: As towns and cities worldwide deal with fast-increasing land pressures, while also trying to promote more sustainable, connected communities, the creation of green spaces within urban areas is receiving greater attention than ever before.

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Product Description: Di solito quando si vistano le chiese romane ci si limita ad ammirarne l'interno e a dare un'occhiata piu o meno analitica alla facciata. Nei programmi di visita generalmente figurano tutt'al piu due chiostri: quello di San Paolo fuori le mura e, magari, anche quello di San Giovanni in Laterano...read more

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9783795430962 | Schnell & Steiner, May 9, 2016, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Di solito quando si vistano le chiese romane ci si limita ad ammirarne l'interno e a dare un'occhiata piu o meno analitica alla facciata.

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Product Description: • This book will explore the aesthetic, historical, social, and economic settings of India’s waterscapesA lesser known and researched form of Indian architecture is that of its water monuments - a term that covers sacred temple tanks, stepwells, artificially built ponds, lakes and reservoirs, residential pools and rock-cut cisterns, canals and sluices, and ritual platforms on rivers or lakes (ghats)...read more

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9789383243143 | Marg Pubns, December 31, 2016, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: • This book will explore the aesthetic, historical, social, and economic settings of India’s waterscapesA lesser known and researched form of Indian architecture is that of its water monuments - a term that covers sacred temple tanks, stepwells, artificially built ponds, lakes and reservoirs, residential pools and rock-cut cisterns, canals and sluices, and ritual platforms on rivers or lakes (ghats).

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Product Description: The vision of Utopia obsessed the nineteenth-century mind, shaping art, literature, and especially town planning. In City of Refuge, Michael Lewis takes readers across centuries and continents to show how Utopian town planning produced a distinctive type of settlement characterized by its square plan, collective ownership of properties, and communal dormitories...read more

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9780691171814 | Princeton Univ Pr, December 13, 2016, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The vision of Utopia obsessed the nineteenth-century mind, shaping art, literature, and especially town planning.

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Product Description: Country houses and the British empire, 1700-1930 assesses the economic and cultural links between country houses and the Empire between the eighteenth and twentieth centuries. Using sources from over fifty British and Irish archives, it enables readers to better understand the impact of the empire upon the British metropolis by showing both the geographical variations and its different cultural manifestations...read more

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9780719096228 | Manchester Univ Pr, November 26, 2014, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Country houses and the British empire, 1700–1930 assesses the economic and cultural links between country houses and the Empire between the eighteenth and twentieth centuries.

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9781526106643, titled "Country Houses and the British Empire 1700-1930" | Reprint edition (Manchester Univ Pr, December 1, 2016), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Country houses and the British empire, 1700-1930 assesses the economic and cultural links between country houses and the Empire between the eighteenth and twentieth centuries.
9780373589272, titled "O'Malley's Quest" | Large print edition (Chivers North Amer, November 1, 1993), cover price $16.95 | also contains O''Malley''s Quest

Product Description: This book is an exploration of the layers of Rome: the accumulations of centuries of habitation that make the city a fascinating and sometimes confounding palimpsest. This architectural coexistence is perhaps most nakedly on display at the sites of the ancient theaters of Marcellus and Pompey...read more

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9781909400542 | Bilingual edition (Harvey Miller Pub, November 30, 2016), cover price $163.00 | About this edition: This book is an exploration of the layers of Rome: the accumulations of centuries of habitation that make the city a fascinating and sometimes confounding palimpsest.

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Product Description: These 53 magnificent drawings by a distinguished architect recapture landmarks of colonial America. Originally published in 1922, Otto Reinhold Eggers' portfolio of pencil sketches depicts historic structures in New York, Philadelphia, Boston, and Baltimore as well as those of smaller towns in Connecticut, Virginia, and elsewhere...read more

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9780486807997 | Dover Pubns, November 16, 2016, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: These 53 magnificent drawings by a distinguished architect recapture landmarks of colonial America.

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Product Description: This fully illustrated volume represents the most comprehensive examination yet of the life and work of the great Egyptian architect Hassan Fathy (1900-89), and the regional and international significance of his contribution to the lived environment...read more
By Leïla El-wakil (editor)

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9789774167898 | Amer Univ in Cairo Pr, November 15, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: This fully illustrated volume represents the most comprehensive examination yet of the life and work of the great Egyptian architect Hassan Fathy (1900-89), and the regional and international significance of his contribution to the lived environment.

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Product Description: The evocative photos on these pages reflect the many faces of Chicago’s heritage. Sites include: Grant Park, Lincoln Park, Wabash Avenue, Lake Street, Marshall Field's, State Street, Palmer House, Reliance Building, the Chicago Theatre, Majestic Theatre and Biograph Theater, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago Cultural Center, South Michigan Avenue, North Michigan Avenue, Board of Trade Building, The Rookery, Old Colony Building, Dearborn Street Station, Chicago and North Western Terminal, Illinois Central Railyards, State Street Bridge, Michigan Avenue Bridge, Wacker Drive, Chicago River from the Wrigley Building, Water Tower, Lake Shore Drive, Navy Pier, Oak Street Beach, Merchandise Mart, Wrigley Field, Comiskey Park, the Union Stockyards, and much more...read more

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9781910904053 | Pavilion, December 15, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The evocative photos on these pages reflect the many faces of Chicago’s heritage.
9781607105800, titled "Chicago Then & Now" | 2 edition (Thunder Bay Pr, November 1, 2012), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Since it first grew up along the shores of Lake Michigan, Chicago blossomed into a vibrant, progressive city with a landscape unlike any other.

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9781607107460, titled "Chicago Then & Now" | 2 edition (Thunder Bay Pr, March 1, 2013), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Chicago has changed greatly over time, but it has always been a place of innovation and excitement.

Product Description: The Byzantine Great Palace, located adjacent to the Hagia Sophia, is arguably the most important Western complex to have disappeared from the architectural archive. Despite this absence, it may be argued that the representational halls of the palace--crown halls, basilicas, and reception halls or triclinia--served as models for the ascription of imperial symbolism, and for emulation by rival political centres...read more

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9782503568355 | Brepols Pub, October 31, 2016, cover price $195.00 | About this edition: The Byzantine Great Palace, located adjacent to the Hagia Sophia, is arguably the most important Western complex to have disappeared from the architectural archive.

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Product Description: The new edition of Readings and Cases in International Human Resource Management examines the interactions between people, cultures, and human resource systems in a wide variety of regions throughout the world. Taking account of recent developments in the international human resources management (IHRM) field, the sixth edition will enable students to meet the international challenges they will face in the workforce, and sensitize them to the complexity of human resource issues in the era of globalization...read more
By Gary R. Oddou (editor)

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9781138950528 | 6 revised edition (Routledge, September 28, 2016), cover price $69.95 | About this edition: The new edition of Readings and Cases in International Human Resource Management examines the interactions between people, cultures, and human resource systems in a wide variety of regions throughout the world.
9780538847377 | South-Western Pub, January 1, 1995, cover price $123.95 | also contains The Building Accounts of the Savoy Hospital, London 1512-1520 | About this edition: This book addresses topics in human resource management from an international, cross-cultural perspective.

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Product Description: Zwischen 1970 und 1990 ergab sich eine Entwicklung, die weithin als Postmoderne bekannt wurde. Die kritische Haltung gegenuber der funktionalistischen Moderne der 1960er Jahre fuhrte zu einem wachsenden Interesse an Historismus, Symbolik und Bedeutung...read more
By Karl Kegler (editor)

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9783035610178 | Birkhauser Architecture, October 31, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Zwischen 1970 und 1990 ergab sich eine Entwicklung, die weithin als Postmoderne bekannt wurde.

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Product Description: Von 1960 bis 1980 erlebten Ost-und Westeuropa eine Bauproduktion von bis dahin unbekanntem Ausmass. Kybernetik, Planungswissenschaft und Soziologie sowie neue Moglichkeiten von Technologie und Produktion eroffneten in Architektur und Raumplanung ein Denken in Prozessen, Systemen und grossen Massstaben, das technokratische und utopische Konzepte begunstigte...read more
By Karl Kegler (editor)

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9783035610161 | Birkhauser Architecture, October 31, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Von 1960 bis 1980 erlebten Ost-und Westeuropa eine Bauproduktion von bis dahin unbekanntem Ausmass.

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Product Description: After the Second World War, a divided Europe was much affected by a period of reconstruction. This was influenced by the different political systems in the socialist East and in the capitalist West, the focus was on cohesion in society and its cultural and architectural expression...read more
By Karl Kegler (editor)

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9783035610154 | Birkhauser Architecture, October 31, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: After the Second World War, a divided Europe was much affected by a period of reconstruction.

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Product Description: This unique building-per-year survey of a century of great architecture offers a superb introduction to the best existing structures built each year from 1916 to 2015 around the globe―and an irresistible must-see list for architecture enthusiasts everywhere...read more

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9783791382128 | Prestel Pub, October 25, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This unique building-per-year survey of a century of great architecture offers a superb introduction to the best existing structures built each year from 1916 to 2015 around the globe―and an irresistible must-see list for architecture enthusiasts everywhere.

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Product Description: The Gothic Revival, rich, ambitious, occasionally eccentric, but nonetheless visually exciting, is one of Britain's greatest contributions to early modern design history, not least because for the most part it contravened approved taste: Classicism...read more

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9781783271276 | Boydell Pr, October 20, 2016, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The Gothic Revival, rich, ambitious, occasionally eccentric, but nonetheless visually exciting, is one of Britain's greatest contributions to early modern design history, not least because for the most part it contravened approved taste: Classicism.

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Product Description: The Charterhouse, a former Carthusian monastery in the City of London, has served as private mansion, a boys' school, and, since 1611, as an almshouse, which it remains to this day. This souvenir volume features illustrated essays on its archaeology, history, landscape, environment, and architecture...read more

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9781907804984 | D Giles Ltd, October 11, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The Charterhouse, a former Carthusian monastery in the City of London, has served as private mansion, a boys' school, and, since 1611, as an almshouse, which it remains to this day.

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Product Description: An extensively illustrated, comprehensive exploration of the architecture and development of Old Cambridge from colonial settlement to bustling intersection of town and gown.Old Cambridge is the traditional name of the once-isolated community that grew up around the early settlement of Newtowne, which served briefly as the capital of the Massachusetts Bay Colony and then became the site of Harvard College...read more
By William B. King (foreword by)

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9780262034807 | Mit Pr, October 14, 2016, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: An extensively illustrated, comprehensive exploration of the architecture and development of Old Cambridge from colonial settlement to bustling intersection of town and gown.

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Product Description: Cross-cultural relations are spatial relations. Enclave to Urbanity is the first book in English that examines how the architecture and the urban landscape of Guangzhou framed the relations between the Western mercantile and missionary communities and the city's predominantly Chinese population...read more

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9789888208876 | Hong Kong Univ Pr, October 1, 2016, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Cross-cultural relations are spatial relations.

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