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Feng Shui: Power of the Environment; A Study of Chinese Architecture: A Study of Chinese Architecture
Feng Shui: Power of the Environment; A Study of Chinese Architecture: A Study of Chinese Architecture
by Evelyn Lip
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Detailed study of Chinese architecture examines some of the most powerful buildings and landscape gardens of Beijing and Chengde, China.... (read more)

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Japanese Homes and Their Surroundings
Japanese Homes and Their Surroundings
by Edward S Morse
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In this book the author writes about the more than 4 years he spent visiting hundreds of Japanese homes and learning as much as possible about their construction, design, furnishings, and relative merits. It is the only authentic record of the... (read more)

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Pictorial History of Chinese Architecture: A Study of the Development of Its Structural System & the Evolution of Its Types
Pictorial History of Chinese Architecture: A Study of the Development of Its Structural System & the Evolution of Its Types
by Liang Ssu Cheng
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Liang Ssu-ch'eng (1901-1972) was a pioneer in the scientific study of Chinese architectural history. He virtually created this field in China, and most of its current practitioners are his students. The book, which he wrote in English for a Western... (read more)

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Japanese Homes and Lifestyles: An Illustrated Journey Through History
Japanese Homes and Lifestyles: An Illustrated Journey Through History
by Kazuya Inaba
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A fully illustrated history of Japanese homes from prehistoric times to present, vividly recapturing life as it was actually lived. Ample line drawings detail the first capital cities, castles, the mansions of the samurai, town houses, rural villages and... (read more)

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The inner harmony of the Japanese house
The inner harmony of the Japanese house
by Atsushi Ueda
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"The history of Japanese architecture is the history of the struggle with the pillar," writes architect and urban planner Ueda in this volume, which has sold some 300,000 copies in Japan. Breaking the Japanese living space down into its primary... (read more)

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08 Suzhou: Shaping an Ancient City for the New China (Landmarks)
08 Suzhou: Shaping an Ancient City for the New China (Landmarks)
by Helaine Ka Prentice
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Explore site-restoration plans, guided by the urban-planner son of I. M. Pei, whose ancestral home is one of the sites slated to become a major tourist attraction.... (read more)

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Urban underground space design in China :vernacular and modern practice
Urban underground space design in China :vernacular and modern practice
by Gideon S Golany
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The first book of its kind in English, this work examines and illustrates below-ground, nonresidential facilities in China, including traditional uses of subterranean space and modern uses, such as hotels, hospitals, theaters, and shopping centers... (read more)

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Japanese Style
Japanese Style
by Suzanne Slesin
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Slesin and Cliff (French Style and English Style) with their coauthor and photographer from Caribbean Style look at the richness, diversity, and never-ending romance of how the Japanese live today, as expressed through interior design. 770 full-color... (read more)

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New Japanese Architecture
New Japanese Architecture
by Bolton Bognar
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A visually stunning and textually insightful look at 23 of the most important contemporary Japanese architects. The architects are presented individually, with an illustrated selection of two or three of their most important recent works, in all... (read more)

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Chinese Architecture in an Age of Turmoil, 200-600 (Spatial Habitus: Making and Meaning in Asia's Architecture)
Chinese Architecture in an Age of Turmoil, 200-600 (Spatial Habitus: Making and Meaning in Asia's Architecture)
by Nancy Shatzman Steinhardt
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The art and architecture of China
The art and architecture of China
by Laurence Sickman
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Painting and sculpture / by L. Sickman -- Architecture / by A. Soper.... (read more)

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Shaking the Foundations: Japanese Architects in Dialogue
Shaking the Foundations: Japanese Architects in Dialogue
by Christopher Knabe
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Kisho Kurokawa -- Riken Yamamoto -- Kengo Kuma -- Ryoji Suzuki -- Fumihiko Maki -- Atsushi Kitagawara -- Itsuko Hasegawa -- Hajime Yatsuka -- Hiroshi Hara -- Toyo Ito -- Hiroshi Naito -- Arata Isozaki -- Tadao Ando -- Osamu Ishiyama -- Kazuo Shinohara.... (read more)

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Chinas Seven Ancient Capitals
Chinas Seven Ancient Capitals
by Fan Zhang
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Contemporary Architecture of Japan
Contemporary Architecture of Japan
by Hiroyuki Suzuki
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Contemporary Architecture in Hong Kong
Contemporary Architecture in Hong Kong
by Chung Wah Nan
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Japanese Touch for Your Home
Japanese Touch for Your Home
by Koji Yagi
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Ja 86 Next Generation Manifestations of Architects Under 35
Ja 86 Next Generation Manifestations of Architects Under 35
by Japan Architect
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Yingxian Timber Pagoda Ying Xian Mu Ta
Yingxian Timber Pagoda Ying Xian Mu Ta
by Mingda Chen
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Architecture of the World 9 Japan
Architecture of the World 9 Japan
by Henri Stierlin
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Beijing Institute of Architectural Design 2000 2004
Beijing Institute of Architectural Design 2000 2004
by Biad
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