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By Masheck, Joseph, author
eBook. English.
Published London: I.B. Tauris, 2013
Widely regarded as one of the significant prophets of modern architecture, Adolf Loos was a celebrity in his own day. This book argues that Loos' masterful...

By DeJean, Joan E., author
eBook. English.
Published New York: Bloomsbury, 2010
This remarkable history of late-seventeenth- and early-eighteenth-century France introduces the age when comfort became a new ideal. Home life, formerly...

Book. English.
Published Cambridge, Massachusetts: MIT Press, 2013

By Barber, Daniel A., author
eBook. English.
Published New York, NY: Oxford University Press, [2016]
'A House in the Sun' describes a number of experiments in solar house heating in the 1940s and 1950s. It shows how resource limitations were seen as an...

By Bashara, Daniel, 1982- author
Paperback. English.
Published Oakland, California: University of California Press, [2019]
"Cartoon Vision examines American animation alongside the modern design boom of the postwar era. Focusing especially on United Productions of American...

By Favro, Diane
Paperback. English.
Published Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1996
The Urban Image of Augustan Rome examines the idea and experience of the ancient city at a critical moment, when Rome became an Imperial capital. Lacking...

By Hill, Jonathan, 1958- author
eBook. English.
Published London: Routledge, 2019
The Architecture of Ruins: Designs on the Past, Present and Future identifies an alternative and significant history of architecture from the sixteenth...

eBook. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2017
Designing the French Interior traces France's central role in the development in the modern domestic interior, from the pre-revolutionary period to the...

By Lawrence-Zuniga, Denise, author
eBook. English.
Published London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2016
Protecting Suburban America explores the dynamics and conflicts inherent in preserving historic twentieth-century suburban landscapes in America. Bridging...

By Bottazzi, Roberto, author
eBook. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018
Digital Architecture Beyond Computers explores the deep history of digital architecture, tracing design concepts as far back as the Renaissance and connecting...
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