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The Thousand and One Churches
By Brand: University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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mpn: 9781934536056, ean: 9781934536056, isbn: 1934536059,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
Published in 1909 and long out of print, The Thousand and One Churches remains a seminal study of the postclassical monuments of Anatolia. Now a new generation of readers can learn of the extensive remains of the sprawling early Christian site known ...
The Tomb of Tutankhamen (National Geographic Adventure Classics)
By Brand: National Geographic
ean: 9780792268901, isbn: 0792268903,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 261 reviews
The leader of the excavation offers a firsthand description of the remarkable events surrounding the 1922 discovery of Tutankhamen's tomb in Egypt's Valley of Kings and of the unique and priceless treasures that were found there. Reprint....
Doors of the Kingdom
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ean: 9780893818173, isbn: 0893818178,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
The Messenger of God said, "Whenever the door of supplicatory prayer du'a is opened unto any of ye, the doors of Mercy too shall be opened unto him."--Qur'anDoors of the Kingdom is a unique collection of photographs depicting the ancient and disappea...
City Unseen: New Visions of an Urban Planet
ean: 9780300221695, isbn: 030022169X,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 160 reviews
Stunning satellite images of one hundred cities show our urbanizing planet in a new light to reveal the fragile relationship between humanity and Earth Seeing cities around the globe in their larger environmental contexts, we begin to understand h...
How the Great Pyramid Was Built
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ean: 9781588342003, isbn: 158834200X,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
Going beyond even the expertise of archaeologists and historians, world-class engineer Craig B. Smith explores the planning and engineering behind the incredible Great Pyramid of Giza. How would the ancient Egyptians have developed their building pla...
Green Infrastructure for Sustainable Urban Development in Africa
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ean: 9781138552111, isbn: 1138552119,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
This book shows for the first time how green infrastructure can work in an African urban context. On one level it provides a major rethinking of the role of infrastructure in urban society since the creation of networked infrastructure in the early ...
Francis Kéré: Radically Simple
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mpn: 44967750, ean: 9783775742177, isbn: 3775742174,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
Collaborating with residents, Burkina Faso architect Francis Kéré places social and historical needs at the heart of his design thinkingMore than almost any other contemporary architect, Burkina Faso–born Diébédo Francis Kéré (born 1965) stan...
Istanbul: Living with Difference in a Global City (New Directions in International Studies)
By Rutgers University Press
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ean: 9780813589091, isbn: 0813589096,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
Istanbul explores how to live with difference through the prism of an age-old, cutting-edge city whose people have long confronted the challenge of sharing space with the Other. Located at the intersection of trade networks connecting Europe, Asia, a...
The Art and Architecture of Ancient Egypt (The Yale University Press Pelican History of Art)
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mpn: 9780300077476, ean: 9780300077476, isbn: 0300077475,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
A wealth of art and architectural treasures survive from Ancient Egypt―a civilization that endured from the fourth millennium B.C. to the conquest of Alexander the Great. In this book, Ancient Egyptian monuments, their decorations, and many other w...
Algeria: Anger of the Dispossessed
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ean: 9780300108811, isbn: 0300108818,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
After liberating itself from French colonial rule in one of the twentieth century’s most brutal wars of independence, Algeria became a standard-bearer for the non-aligned movement. By the 1990s, however, its revolutionary political model had collap...
OASE 82: L'Afrique, c'est chic: Architecture and Planning in Africa, 1950-1970
By Brand: nai010 publishers
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ean: 9789056627751, isbn: 9056627759,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
Since the mid-1990s, when Rem Koolhaas placed Lagos on the agenda as a research topic, architects have paid increasing attention to modern African architecture. Oase 82 presents a critical historiography of African architecture from 1950 to 1970....
Architecture for the Poor: An Experiment in Rural Egypt (Phoenix Books)
By University of Chicago Press
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ean: 9780226239163, isbn: 0226239160,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 30 reviews
Architecture for the Poor describes Hassan Fathy's plan for building the village of New Gourna, near Luxor, Egypt, without the use of more modern and expensive materials such as steel and concrete. Using mud bricks, the native technique that Fathy le...
Yield Gaps and Potential Agricultural Growth in West and Central Africa
By International Food Policy Research Institute
ean: 9780896291829, isbn: 0896291820,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 113 reviews
West and Central African nations face major obstacles to achieving the Millennium Development Goal of cutting poverty and hunger in half by 2015, not least among them the fragile state of their agriculture. Although most regional economies depend on ...
The Palace Lady's Summerhouse: And other inside stories from a vanishing Turkey
By Cornucopia Books/Caique Publishing
ean: 9780995756601, isbn: 0995756600,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 118 reviews
From Istanbul’s palatial old embassies to its glorious Bosphorus summerhouses, from Ottoman Paris to Ankara’s Art Deco, from rainforest mansions to a mad mosque in the mountains… a diplomat’s wife reveals their secret histories. This book bri...
David Adjaye: Constructed Narratives
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ean: 9783037785171, isbn: 3037785179,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
Constructed Narratives brings together essays and several recently completed buildings by David Adjaye, in the United States and elsewhere. In the essays, Adjaye shows how his approach to the design of temporary pavilions and furniture, private house...
By Wearstler, Kelly/ Crawford, Grey (PHT)/ Harris, Mark Edward
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mpn: Colour photographs, ean: 9780061143939, isbn: 0061143936,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
An acclaimed interior designer and author of the Los Angeles Times bestseller Modern Glamour, Kelly Wearstler presents sumptuous photographs of one of her most incredible design achievements yet -- her family home, the Hillcrest EstateWith her impecc...
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