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  • Howell Killick Partridge & Amis

    Interviews and archival research combine to tell the stories behind this creative post-war architectural practice.

    Series: Architectural History
  • Images of Change: An archaeology of England’s contemporary landscape

    A new paperback edition of this critically acclaimed book, which highlights the impact the developments of the 20th century have had on the landscape and gives us a new angle on the industrial, military, domestic and agricultural influences at work around us.

    Series: Architectural History
  • Jewish Heritage in Britain and Ireland

    Expanded and updated gazetteer and guide to sites of Jewish Heritage across Britain and Ireland.

    Series: Architectural History
  • John Madin

    Describes the work of John Madin and the influence he had on reshaping post-war architecture in Birmingham with buildings such as the Birmingham City Library, the Chamber of Commerce and the Post and Mail Building.

    Series: Architectural History
  • Leonard Manasseh & Partners

    Describes the work of Leonard Manasseh & Partners, a key architectural practice in British post-war architecture. Greatly admired by his contemporaries Manasseh came to prominence at The Festival of Britain and was a leading architect of the 1960s.

    Series: Architectural History
  • Liverpool's Musical Landscapes

    Explores the richness of Liverpool's musical life by examining the history of the places where music has been performed, and their role and significance.

    Series: Architectural History
  • London's West End Cinemas

    This is a valuable and comprehensive addition to the history of the West End that will appeal to cinema enthusiasts as well as social historians and students of London and of architecture and design.

    Series: Architectural History
  • McMorran & Whitby

    McMorran & Whitby are arguably one of the most unsung practices of post-war British architecture. This is the first major publication on their work and contains a combination of contemporary photography and previously unpublished archival material.

    Series: Architectural History
  • Neo-Georgian Architecture 1880-1970

    Provides thorough coverage of the subject using examples from Britain, America and New Zealand including papers written by some of the best-known architectural historians and leading academics of 20th century British architecture.

    Series: Architectural History
  • Paddington Station

    Second edition. Richly illustrated from a wealth of historic sources and updated to cover momentous recent developments, this is a comprehensive history of Paddington Station.

    Series: Architectural History
  • Photographing Historic Buildings

    Examines techniques, methods, motivations and practicalities of photographing historic buildings.

    Series: Architectural History
  • Place-making

    The art of Capability Brown. Challenges many of the received wisdoms about Brown’s landscapes.

    Series: Architectural History
  • Prefabs

    A history of prefabricated houses with a focus on post-war prefabs.

    Series: Architectural History
  • Robert Adam and his Brothers

    Contributions by established Adam scholars and new young academics

    Series: Architectural History
  • Robert Maguire & Keith Murray

    Examination of the work of Robert Maguire and Keith Murray, a small but influential twentieth-century architectural practice famous for combining New Brutalism with a Scandinavian tradition.

    Series: Architectural History
  • Support for the Fleet

    This major new book traces for the first time the architectural and engineering works in the Royal Navy’s shore bases at home and overseas and the political imperatives and technologies that helped shape them up to the First World War.

    Series: Architectural History
  • Technology in the Country House

    Brings together many years of research on the introduction of domestic technologies into country houses and their estates.

    Series: Architectural History
  • Textile Mills of South West England

    This richly illustrated book provides detailed context and understanding for historic textile-related sites in the South West of England.

    Series: Architectural History
  • The Architecture of Sharpe, Paley and Austin

    The first published account of all the work of this major architectural practice. From late 1830s to the start of the Second World War, the great Lancaster dynasty of Sharpe, Paley and Austin dominated the architectural profession in the north west.

    Series: Architectural History
  • The British Mosque

    The first comprehensive survey of the mosque in Britain.

    Series: Architectural History

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