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  1. Architects and Architecture of London

    By Kenneth Allinson

    Architects and Architecture of London is a visual, highly illustrated guide to London’s greatest historic buildings and the lives of the architects who designed them. Read about the architectural forefathers of London, such as Inigo Jones and Sir Christopher Wren, Nicholas Hawksmoor, Robert Adam...

    Published September 18th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Dictionary of Architecture and Building Construction

    By Nikolas Davies, Erkki Jokiniemi

    With more than 20,000 words and terms individually defined, the Dictionary offers huge coverage for anyone studying or working in architecture, construction or any of the built environment fields.The innovative and detailed cross-referencing system allows readers to track down elusive definitions...

    Published June 9th 2008 by Routledge

  3. Atlas of Vernacular Architecture of the World

    By Marcel Vellinga, Paul Oliver, Alexander Bridge

    The first world atlas ever compiled on vernacular architecture, this comprehensive work illustrates the variety and ingenuity of the world’s vernacular building traditions from a multi-disciplinary, cross-cultural and comparative approach, using over sixty world and regional maps. Mapping such...

    Published January 9th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Metric Handbook

    3rd Edition

    By David Littlefield

    * Take a look at the dedicated microsite for free sample content - architecturalpress.com/the-metric-handbook * Originally devised as a guide for converting from imperial to metric measurements, 'The Metric Handbook' has since been totally transformed into the major handbook of planning and...

    Published December 16th 2007 by Routledge

  5. The East

    Buddhists, Hindus and the Sons of Heaven

    By Christopher Tadgell

    Series: Architecture in Context

    Continuing the Architecture in Context series, this second volume narrates the development of architecture across a huge swathe of the world, from the Indian subcontinent to the Japanese archipelago, over a period extending from prehistory to the arrival of Islam and its distinct traditions...

    Published November 5th 2007 by Routledge

  6. Preserving New York

    Winning the Right to Protect a City’s Landmarks

    By Anthony Wood

    Preserving New York is the largely unknown inspiring story of the origins of New York City’s nationally acclaimed landmarks law. The decades of struggle behind the law, its intellectual origins, the men and women who fought for it, the forces that shaped it, and the buildings lost and saved on the...

    Published October 24th 2007 by Routledge

  7. The Crit: An Architecture Student's Handbook

    2nd Edition

    By Charles Doidge, Charles Doidge, Rachel Sara, Rosie Parnell

    The architectural crit, review or jury is a cornerstone of architectural education around the world. The defence of ideas, drawings, and models in an open format before staff and peers is intended to be a foreground for healthy creative debate, but many students view it as hostile confrontation –...

    Published December 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  8. The Dissertation

    2nd Edition

    By Iain Borden, Iain Borden, Katerina Rüedi Ray

    The Dissertation is one of the most demanding yet potentially most stimulating components of an architectural course. Properly done, it can be a valuable contribution not only to the students own learning development but also to the field of architecture as a whole. This book provides a complete...

    Published November 24th 2005 by Routledge

  9. How Designers Think

    4th Edition

    By Bryan Lawson

    How Designers Think is based on Bryan Lawson's many observations of designers at work, interviews with designers and their clients and collaborators. This extended work is the culmination of forty years' research and shows the belief that we all can, and do, design, and that we can learn to design...

    Published October 13th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Architect's Pocket Book of Kitchen Design

    By Charlotte Baden-Powell

    As with the best-selling 'Architects Pocket Book' this title includes everyday information which the architect/designer normally has to find from a wide variety of sources and which is not always easily to hand.Focusing on kitchen design, this book is of use to the student as well as the...

    Published July 26th 2005 by Routledge