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Architecture

Breaking the Surface: An Art/Archaeology of Prehistoric Architecture

ISBN : 9780190611873

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¥15,246
Author: 
Doug Bailey
Pages
360 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2018
Breaking the Surface offers comprehensive discussions of the philosophy of holes and perforations, the linguistic anthropology of cut- and break-words, and the perceptual psychology of concavities. Th ... Read more

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Building America: The Life of Benjamin Henry Latrobe

ISBN : 9780190696450

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¥5,379
Author: 
Jean H. Baker
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Feb 2020
An English emigre who became America's first professional architect, Benjamin Henry Latrobe put his stamp on the built landscape of the new republic. Latrobe contributed to such iconic structures as t ... Read more

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Building Faith: A Sociology of Religious Structures

ISBN : 9780190883447

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¥6,930
Author: 
Robert Brenneman; Brian J. Miller
Pages
216 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2020
The social sciences have mostly ignored the role of physical buildings in shaping the social fabric of communities and groups. Although the emerging field of the sociology of architecture has started ... Read more

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Colliding Continents: A Geological Exploration of the Himalaya, Karakoram, and Tibet

ISBN : 9780198798514

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¥3,465
Author: 
Mike Searle
Pages
480 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
171 x 246 mm
Pub date
Oct 2017
The crash of the Indian plate into Asia is the biggest known collision in geological history, and it continues today. The result is the Himalaya and Karakoram - one of the largest mountain ranges on E ... Read more

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Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Stone Sculpture, Early Cornish Sculpture: Volume XI

ISBN : 9780197265659

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¥16,434
Author: 
Ann Preston-Jones
Pages
480 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
222 x 286 mm
Pub date
Jan 2014
Series
Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Stone Sculpture
This book is part of a major series published by the British Academy. Volume 11 surveys the county of Cornwall and provides an analytical catalogue of its early sculpture, highlighting the particular ... Read more

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Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Stone Sculpture: The Western Midlands: v. X

ISBN : 9780197265154

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¥18,260
Author: 
Richard Bryant
Pages
620 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
222 x 285 mm
Pub date
Aug 2012
Series
Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Stone Sculpture
The stone sculpture of Anglo-Saxon England forms an important source for archaeologists and historians - offering fascinating insights into the thought-world of early medieval people. This volume surv ... Read more

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Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Stone Sculpture: Volume IX: Cheshire and Lancashire

ISBN : 9780197264621

Price(incl.tax): 
¥16,434
Author: 
Richard N. Bailey
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
222 x 284 mm
Pub date
Feb 2011
Series
Corpus of Anglo-Saxon Stone Sculpture
This volume provides a full analytical catalogue of all known pre-Norman sculpture from this region. As little documentary evidence survives from the area, the sculpture is vital to understanding the ... Read more

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Pages
408 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2018
Across the Roman Empire, ubiquitous archaeological, art historical, and literary evidence attests to the significance of bathing for Romans' routines and relationships. Public baths were popularly vie ... Read more

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Designing for Luxury on the Bay of Naples: Villas and Landscapes (C. 100 BCE - 79 CE)

ISBN : 9780199678389

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¥20,537
Author: 
Mantha Zarmakoupi
Pages
352 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
196 x 254 mm
Pub date
Feb 2014
Series
Oxford Studies in Ancient Culture & Representation
This study explores Roman luxury villa architecture and the Roman luxury villa lifestyle to shed light on the villas' design as a dynamic process related to cultural, social, and environmental factors ... Read more

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Eastern Medieval Architecture: The Building Traditions of Byzantium and Neighboring Lands

ISBN : 9780190272739

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¥10,010
Author: 
Robert G. Ousterhout
Pages
768 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
203 x 203 mm
Pub date
Dec 2019
The rich and diverse architectural traditions of the Eastern Mediterranean and adjacent regions are the subject of this book. Representing the visual residues of a "forgotten" Middle Ages, the social ... Read more

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