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Improbable Libraries

Johnson A
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Never Again: Gardens of Peace: A Landscape and Architectural History of War Cemeteries

Racine, Michel
A beautiful, illustrated exploration of European burial sites and memorials from the First and Second World Wars
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Contemporary Library Architecture: A Planning and Design Guide

Worpole K
The complete design guide which focuses on the practical issues which need to be addressed by anyone involved in library design.
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The Library: A World History

Campbell , James W P
The definitive worldwide architectural history of the library, with spectacular original photography by one of the finest architectural photographers at work today.
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Habitat: Vernacular Architecture for a Changing Planet

Piesik, S
A landmark publication that celebrates humanity's age-old ability to create buildings that are ingeniously adapted to their cultural and environmental conditions, providing enduring lessons for living today.
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Sentinels of the Sea: A Miscellany of Lighthouses Past

Grant RG
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Prison Architecture

Fairweather, Leslie
Examines various prison designs, within the government's prison building programme, and the confines of penal philosophies and legislation. This book also looks at: setting prison architecture and design against an historical setting; looking at penal ideas and prison architecture and design in the post-war period; and more.
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Books, Buildings and Social Engineering: Early Public Libraries in Britain from Past to Present

Black, Alistair
This important and comprehensive book represents a ground-breaking socio-architectural study of pre-1939 public library buildings. It includes a study of what is happening to historic libraries now and proposes that knowledge of their origins and early development can help build an understanding of how best to handle their future.
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Twentieth Century Town Halls: Architecture of Democracy

Stewart, John Gold (Architect and write
The first book to examine the development of the Town Hall during the twentieth century including cases from Denmark, Sweden, The Netherlands, UK, Norway, Italy, Finland, Japan, Canada, USA, Iceland, Spain and Switzerland.
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The New Public Library: Design Innovation for the Twenty-First Century

Hille, R. Thomas
The New Public Library is an in-depth design study of an exemplary collection of recent public libraries, and the historical precedents that have informed and inspired their development. Highly visual in its presentation, the study includes 885 color photographs and illustrations, and 195 scale drawings.
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