Architectural structure & design

    Haus Ideal - The Making of

    By Oda Palmke

    Hardback £17.76

    The search for the right architectural form could scarcely be presented more convincingly and clearly than it is in The Making of Haus Ideal.

    ZEDlife: How to build a low-carbon society today

    By Bill Dunster

    Paperback £27.96

    The argument for low-cost, zero-energy, zero-waste architecture has never been timelier, while the mainstream has largely abandoned or neglected this agenda: in the UK the recent mandatory zero-carbon performance targets for new homes have been postponed or forgotten at a time when thousands of new homes will be built, and...

    PHPP Illustrated: A designer\'s companion to the Passivhaus Planning Package

    By Sarah Lewis

    Paperback £38.16

    Passive House is a leading low energy building standard. An important tool for designing Passive House buildings is the Passive House Planning Package PHPP. This fully revised edition, supported by the International Passivhaus Institute, is a very visual, easy-to-use manual for the PHPP, and sets out clear steps to inputting...

    Habitat: Vernacular Architecture for a Changing Planet

    By Sandra Piesik

    Hardback £61.26

    Gathering together the world's leading experts on vernacular architecture, this once-in-ageneration publication examines how local buildings have stood the test of time and offer vital lessons for the future. The core of the book is arranged by climate zone, from desert to tropical, temperate to arctic. Within each section, buildings...

    Design-Build Studio

    Paperback £35.68

    The Design-Build Studio examines sixteen international community driven design-build case studies through process and product, with preceding chapters on community involvement, digital and handcraft methodologies and a graphic Time Map. Together these projects serve as a field guide to the current trends in academic design-build studios, a window into the...

    Lineament: Material, Representation and the Physical Figure

    Paperback £39.27

    This comprehensive catalogue of contemporary work examines the renewed investment in the relationship between representation, materiality, and architecture. It assembles a range of diverse voices across various institutions, practices, generations, and geographies, through specific case studies that collectively present a broader theoretical intention.

    Ardrossan

    By David Nelson Wren

    Hardback £42.96

    A chronicle of the construction and furnishings of an early 20th-century country house, brought to life by letters from the family archive and previously unpublished drawings from Horace Trumbauer's architectural office.

    Building Design, Construction and Performance in Tropical Cl

    Paperback £38.37

    The design, construction and use of buildings in tropical climates pose specific challenges to built environment professionals. This text seeks to capture some of the key issues of technology and practice in the areas of building design, refurbishment, construction and facilities management in tropical regions. Using a consistent chapter structure...

    Concrete, Mini Format

    By William Hall

    Hardback £11.43

    A visual exploration of the world's most extraordinary and inspiring concrete architecture - in a stylish and compact format

    Cottages ornes

    By Roger White

    Hardback £36.46

    Tracing the history of cottages ornes ornamental cottages, this copiously illustrated volume offers an engaging survey of an often-overlooked architectural genre. An invention of mid-18th-century England, these cottages were designed to facilitate a more informal way of living and were built in different guises that range from royal and imperial...

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