The latest title from the In a Nutshell series, 100 Things to Know About Architecture is a fascinating introduction to amazing architecture from throughout history, with key terms, concepts and buildings all explored in 100 words.
Peter Cook's drawings speculate about an architecture freed from conventions of style and construction. Spanning from his student days to the present, this book charts an extraordinary architectural adventure.
Secret London takes you off the beaten path to seek out the city's cornucopia of secret and more unusual places, and sidestep the chaos and queues of London's tourist-clogged attractions and visit its quirkier, more mysterious side.
A guide to contemporary architecture practice in one of the most important fields today—the transformative adaptation of existing buildings. A manifesto and survey of contemporary practice by one of the leading offices in this domain, Deborah Berke Partners.
A design monograph on the 'Dante of architecture', Antoni Gaudi. Contains a historical-critical essay discussing the life and work of the architect and designer, followed by an illustrated appreciation of his work.