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Façadomy: A Critique of Capitalism and Its Assault on Mid-Century Modern Architecture by James Cornetet Process Press, 2013 Hardcover or Paperback, 426 pages The intriguing yet slightly naughty title of this self-titled book by Orlando-based architect James Cornetet (of Process Architecture) refers to ...Read More

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Art Parks: A Tour of America's Sculpture Parks and Gardens by Francesca Cigola Princeton Architectural Press, 2013 Paperback, 224 pages Guide to New York City Urban Landscapes by Robin Lynn and Francis Morrone, with photography by Edward A. Toran W. W. Norton, 2013 Paperback, 288 ...Read More

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From Camp to City: Refugee Camps of the Western Sahara edited by Manuel Herz Lars Müller Publishers, 2012 Hardcover, 512 pages On page 185 of this excellent analysis of the refugee camps of the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) in western Algeria, Mohamed ...Read More

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20th-Century World Architecture: The Phaidon Atlas by the Editors of Phaidon Phaidon, 2012 Hardcover, 824 pages In 2004 Phaidon released the aptly named Phaidon Atlas of Contemporary World Architecture, a volume featuring over 1,000 projects on 824 pages, a super-sized snapshot of architecture ...Read More

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Thanks for the View, Mr. Mies: Lafayette Park, Detroit edited and with text by Danielle Aubert, Lana Cavar, Natasha Chandani | Placement Metropolis Books, 2012 Paperback, 288 pages While I'm a big fan of book-length case studies on buildings, I'll admit that most ...Read More

A Smart Guide to Utopia

A Smart Guide to Utopia: 111 Inspiring Ideas for a Better City Le Cool, 2012 Hardcover, 160 pages The first time I confronted Le Cool was with their Weird and Wonderful Guide to London, which is a guide -- in that it gives ...Read More

New York City Landmarks

New York City Landmarks, photographs by Jake Rajs, text by Francis Morrone Antique Collectors Club, 2012 Hardcover, 236 pages What are the new New York City landmarks? The Statue of Liberty, the Empire State and Chrysler Buildings, Central Park, and the Brooklyn Bridge ...Read More

Architectural and Cultural Guide Pyongyang and Architecture 11

Architectural and Cultural Guide Pyongyang edited by Philipp Meuser DOM Publishers, 2012 Paperback, 2 volumes w/slipcase, 368 pages Architecture 11: RIBA Buildings of the Year by Tony Chapman Merrell Publishers, 2012 Hardcover, 273 pages These two books focusing on architecture halfway around the globe from ...Read More

St. Louis Architecture

St. Louis Architecture: Three Centuries of Classic Design by Robert Sharoff and William Zbaren Images Publishing, 2011 Hardcover, 134 pages American City is a book series created by architectural photographer William Zbaren and journalist Robert Sharoff. They describe the series, which started with ...Read More

Illinois Institute of Technology

Illinois Institute of Technology: The Campus Guide by Franz Schulze Princeton Architectural Press, 2005 Paperback, 128 pages The Illinois ...Read More