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Schluter in Berlin: Stadtfuhrer: A City Guide

Hans-ulrich Kessler (int)

Andreas Schland#252;ter (1659and#150;1714) was a well-known Baroque sculptor and the architect behind some of Berlinand#8217;s most famous buildings, from the legendary Amber Room to the City Palaceand#151;which is in the midst of a major rebuilding... (read more)

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The Cloisters: Medieval Art and Architecture, Revised and Updated Edition

Peter Barnet

Home to an extraordinary collection of treasured masterworks, including the famed Unicorn Tapestries, The Cloisters is devoted to the art and architecture of medieval Europe. This splendid new guide, published to celebrate The Cloisters' seventy-fifth... (read more)

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How Buildings Learn: What Happens After They're Built

Stewart Brand

Buildings have often been studies whole in space, but never before have they been studied whole in time. How Buildings Learn is a masterful new synthesis that proposes that buildings adapt best when constantly refined and reshaped by their occupants, and... (read more)

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Palladio's Legacy

Daniel Mcreynolds

How and why Palladio has become the most influential architect of the Renaissance and beyond. There is perhaps no single architect who has had as great an influence on the development of architecture over the course of the early modern period and beyond... (read more)

Contemporary (1945-)
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Midcentury Houses Today

Lorenzo Ottaviani

Architects Philip Johnson, Marcel Breuer, Landis Gores, Eliot Noyes, Edward Durell Stone, and others created an extraordinary collection of modern houses in New Canaan, Connecticut, in the 1940s and 1950s. The bucolic New England town—a suburb of... (read more)

Ancient and Classical
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Buddhist Buildings: The Architecture of Monasteries, Pagodas, and Stone Caves (Library of Ancient Chinese Architecture)

Wei Ran

Tracing the development and formation of Chinese Buddhism, Wei Ran details the founding of Buddhism, its spread from India to other countries in Asia, and the origin of the monastery. Using this history as a foundation, Buddhist Buildings explores the... (read more)

Modern (late 19th Century to 1945)
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London Deco

Thibaud Herem

Join architectural illustrator Thibaud Herem as he leads us through the streets of London to discover some of the most striking, elaborate, and intriguing art deco buildings in the capital. From imposing, Orwellian giants to the hidden jewels of the... (read more)

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