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    The Hanoi Museum in Vietnam

    Hardback £28.20

    Building an historic city museum in the capital city of a country that is experiencing vehement political and economic turmoil was a challenge for all those involved. The responsible architects present the project in this volume.

    Reassessing Rudolph

    Paperback £23.71

    Essays presented at a symposium held in January 2009 entitled, "Reassessing Rudolph: Architecture and Reputation"; held at Yale University as the culminating event of the rededication of its Yale Art and Architecture Building as Rudolph Hall.

    British Embassies: Their Diplomatic and Architectural History

    By James Stourton

    Hardback £26.46

    A unique and glamorous book about British Imperial and post-Imperial architecture. Also a lively and evocative read for anyone interested in the international projection of British power and culture, particularly in connection with the Empire.

    Guggenheim

    By Francesco Dal Co

    Hardback Save £0.54 = £19.46

    The captivating tale of the plans and personalities behind one of New York City's most radical and recognizable buildings

    Greek Culture in the Roman World

    By Miguel John Versluys

    Hardback Save £9.16 = £65.84

    This book provides a new interpretation of Nemrud Dag, a key Hellenistic monument with both Greek and Persian elements. It develops a novel approach to understanding relations between visual style and constructing identity in antiquity, and will be important for those interested in cultural dynamics, dynastic propaganda and ancient globalisation.

    Passchendaele 1917

    By Robert J. Parker

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    A new centenary history of the infamous Western Front campaign for the Belgian village of Passchendaele fought from 31 July - 10 November 1917.

    Portsmouth in 50 Buildings

    By Garth Groombridge

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Explores the rich and fascinating history of Portsmouth through an examination of some of its greatest architectural treasures.

    New Museums

    By Art Centre Basel

    Hardback £27.66

    Epitaphs of The Great War: Passchendaele

    Hardback £10.70

    Epitaphs of the Great War Passchendaele is an edited collection of headstone inscriptions from the graves of those killed during the Third Battle of Ypres - Passchendaele.

    Oxfordshire

    By Alan Brooks

    Hardback Save £4.54 = £30.46

    This volume is a fully expanded and revised architectural guide to the greater part of Oxfordshire, based on Jennifer Sherwood's 1970s account, full of new information and with specially commissioned photography.The vernacular architecture of the villages and farms is well represented here, as well as notable town architecture and the...

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