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  • The English Railway Station

    An accessible, engaging and comprehensively illustrated history of the architectural development and social history of the British railway station.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Woolworth's

    Tracks the development of mainstream commercial architecture and the shopping habits of a nation.

    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

  • 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

  • Europe's Deadly Century: Perspectives on 20th-century conflict heritage

    This book examines the physical remains of 20th-century war, conflict and ideological struggles within Europe. It considers a wide range of conflict heritage areas and raises questions of ownership, documentation practices and conservation.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Palaces for Pigs

    Lucinda Lambton explores and celebrates the British tradition of architecture for animals and tells the fascinating stories behind the buildings that housed animals and the monuments that commemorated them in death.

    Series: Architectural History

  • The Great Barn of 1425-27 at Harmondsworth, Middlesex

    The Great Barn at Harmondsworth is one of the most impressive surviving Medieval barns in England and is open to the public.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Hull

    Tells the story of Hull through buildings and places which bring its past to life.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Cold War: Building for nuclear confrontation 1946-1989

    This book looks at the physical manifestations – buildings and structures – of the Cold War in England. Illustrated with contemporary and archive photographs, site and building plans it looks at the buildings within their military and political context

    Series: Architectural History

  • York Minster: An architectural history c 1220-1500

    This book charts the construction of York Minster – built over 300 years – as we see it today and traces its development. It provides an invaluable summary of the state of our understanding of the building and offers new insight into its complex history

    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

  • British Seaside Piers

    The only guide available to all extant British piers, including a gazetteer covering all 58 piers.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Photographing Historic Buildings

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

    Series: Architectural History

  • The English Landscape Garden in Europe

    An overview of how the 18th century English Landscape Garden spread throughout Europe and Russia.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Place-making

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

    Series: Architectural History

  • Ditherington Mill and the Industrial Revolution

    Study of Ditherington highlights crucial developments in engineering, the textile industry and business practices during the Industrial Revolution.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Early Structural Steel in London Buildings

    This richly illustrated book takes a refreshing new look at Victorian and Edwardian architecture, examining how mild steel - which superseded cast and wrought iron - was put to use in theatres, hotels, clubs, offices and many other building types.

    Series: Architectural History

  • Buildings of the Labour Movement

    This richly illustrated book focuses on the built culture of the labour movement, largely constructed or funded by workers themselves, whose history and background has until now been largely ignored or forgotten.

    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

  • 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

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