A Glimpse of Heaven 9781905624621

30 Oct 2009
Tells the story of Catholic church architecture in England and Wales. This book demonstrates that many Victorian Catholic churches were masterpieces, that Catholic built churches and chapels of astonishing confidence even in the 18th century, and that in the 20th century Catholic church-builders grasped the architectural opportunities.
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9920352

Ahrends, Burton and Koralek 9781859461662

15 Apr 2012
Ahrends, Burton and Koralek (ABK) was established in London in 1961 by three young AA graduates, Peter Ahrends, Richard Burton and Paul Koralek. By the 1970s, ABK was known as one of the most creative and versatile of Britain’s younger practices.
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9910510

Alston Moor, Cumbria 9781848021174

15 Jul 2013
A synthesis of recent English Heritage research on the vernacular buildings of the parish of Alston Moor, Cumbria, considering the very special examples found there of the bastle.
9920202
9920202

Ancoats 9781848020276

20 Sep 2011
This book raises awareness of the wide range and varied character of the historic mills, buildings and canals which constitute the Ancoats townscape. It outlines how the area and its community have evolved over the last two and a half centuries.
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9920205

Berwick-upon-Tweed 9781848020290

31 Jul 2009
Presents something of the historic interest encapsulated in Berwick, Tweedmouth and Spittal, and explains how these places came to assume such varied and distinctive forms. This book urges that a town anxious for stability and prosperity in the future must know where it has come from as well as where it is going.
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9920229

Blackpool's Seaside Heritage 9781848021105

15 Mar 2014
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9920233

Boston, Lincolnshire 9781848022706

15 Nov 2015
Examines the history of Boston in Lincolnshire as reflected in its buildings and townscape from medieval times to the present day.
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9920240

Bridport and West Bay 9781873592861

30 Jun 2006
Bridport is the home of an ancient industry, the manufacture of goods from flax and hemp. The local townscapes of this industry are of great historic significance and provide the building blocks for the regeneration of its historic industrial areas.
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9920247

British Seaside Piers 9781848022645

24 Jul 2014
This is the only guide to all 58 extant British seaside piers, including details of location, history and current operations, archive and contemporary photography and a gazetteer.
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9920252

Building a Better Society 9781873592908

31 May 2008
This book emphasises the importance of institutional and charitable buildings to our understanding of Liverpool’s character and demonstrates how new uses can be found to ensure they continue to form part of the city’s historic environment.
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9920254

Buildings of the Labour Movement 9781848021297

15 Jul 2013
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.
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9920255

Built to Brew 9781848022386

15 Jun 2014
Illustrated history of the brewing industry, the process of beer making and the built heritage surrounding the industry.
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9920257

Chamberlin, Powell and Bon 9781859463970

30 Nov 2011
The Barbican is one of London’s landmarks and Britain’s largest listed building, yet its architects, Chamberlin, Powell and Bon (CPB), are little known today. Little of their archive survives, but detective work has revealed a complex story about three determined characters and a surprising variety of fascinating architecture.
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9920635

Chapels of England 9781848020320

15 Sep 2017
A chronological history of Nonconformist architecture from the 17th century to the present day.
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9930905

Churches, Cathedrals and Chapels 9781850744474

1 Jan 1997
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9931046

Cold War 9781873592816

31 Dec 2004
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.
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9920272

Coventry 9781848022454

21 Mar 2016
An up-to-date and accessible introduction to Coventry's post-war buildings.
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9910498

Curzon Street Station, Birmingham 9781848023628

15 Dec 2015
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10083102

Dangerous Energy 9781850747185

31 Oct 2000
This book comprises a national study of the explosives industry and provides a framework for identification of its industrial archaeology and social history. It ranges from gunpowder manufacture in the late Middle Ages through to 20th-century explosives.
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9920277

Danson House 9781873592755

30 Apr 2011
Danson House (1762–66) is one of the finest surviving villas by the architect Robert Taylor (1714–88). This book tells the story of the house, the estate, its owners, and its restoration by English Heritage between 1995 and 2004 after a long period of neglect.
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9920280

Defending Scilly 9781848020436

31 Mar 2011
This book celebrates the unique survival of military fortifications on the Isles of Scilly and also serves to illustrate the value and vulnerability of the whole country’s coastal heritage.
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9920282

Ditherington Mill and the Industrial Revolution 9781848021181

15 Oct 2015
A detailed examination of the world's first iron framed building which illuminates many critical aspects of economic, social and technological history during the Industrial Revolution.
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9930913

Early Structural Steel in London Buildings 9781848021037

15 Feb 2014
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.
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9920293

Egypt in England 9781848020887

6 Nov 2012
Egypt in England is the first detailed guide to the use of the Egyptian style in architecture and interiors in England. Fully illustrated, this engaging book is an accessible and practical guide for a general audience, but has enough depth to be useful to scholars in a range of subject areas.
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9920295

England's Schools 9781848020313

31 Jan 2010
Raises awareness of the wide range of school buildings built in England from the Reformation to the Millennium. Summarises the development of schools and looks at the adaptation of older schools to modern needs and new uses for schools around the country
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9920307

England's Schools 1962-88 9781848023642

15 Dec 2012
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10083103

English Garden Cities 9781848020511

31 Dec 2010
Written by the leading authority in the field, this book tells the story of a major development in England's urban and planning history and provides a timely popular survey of the achievements of the Garden City Movement and the challenge of change.
9920311
9920311

Europe's Deadly Century 9781848020399

30 Jun 2009
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.
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9920316

Frederick Gibberd 9781848022737

15 Nov 2017
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10441557

Gateshead 9781873592762

31 Aug 2004
Illustrates various aspects of Gateshead’s historic fabric, showing how these combine to give the town a strong sense identity. Offers a plan for informed management of the radical change imminent within the town as it adjusts to the 21st century.
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9920348

Georgian Architecture in the British Isles 1714-1830 9781848020863

20 Dec 2011
Comprehensively illustrated with many images in colour and supported by an extensive bibliography, this clear and concise text should enable all those interested in the Georgian period to look at the surviving architecture with informed and discerning eyes.
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9920349

Historic Airports 9781873592830

30 Jun 2005
At the beginning of 1999, the European Commission sponsored an international project on aviation's architectural heritage. An international network of expertise on aviation architecture grew out of three international workshops, the proceedings of which are presented here.
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9910501

Howell Killick Partridge and Amis 9781848022751

15 Jun 2017
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10484241

Images of Change 9781905624140

31 Dec 2007
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.
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9920402

Images of Change 9781848020719

31 May 2010
Hardback 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.
9920403
9920403

Jewish Heritage in Britain and Ireland 9781848022379

15 Jun 2015
This comprehensive gazetteer and guide to historic synagogues and Jewish heritage sites in Britain and Ireland has been fully revised and updated in this second edition, and celebrates in full colour the undiscovered heritage of Anglo-Jewry.
9920413
9920413

John Madin 9781859463673

1 Mar 2011
John Madin was the indisputable master of post-war architecture in Birmingham. Lavishly illustrated with images from Madin’s personal archive and stunning new photography, this book is an essential read for architects, students, architectural historians and modernist enthusiasts.
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9920636

John Nash 9781848021020

15 Feb 2013
Responsible for the creation of Regent Street, Regent’s Park, the Brighton Pavilion and Buckingham Palace, John Nash is universally recognised as one of the most important architects of late 18th-early 19th century Britain. This book brings together recent scholarship, and so brings this most engaging of architects to a new generation.
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9920415

Kenwood 9781848021280

15 May 2012
Catalogue of the Iveagh Bequest collection of paintings, housed at Kenwood House in London. Each work is discussed and illustrated and there are also two introductory essays which provide context for the collection.
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9920417

Lancelot 'Capability' Brown 9781848023550

15 Sep 2013
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9999056

Leonard Manasseh & Partners 9781859463680

31 Dec 2010
Leonard Manasseh was one of the leading British architects of the 1960s, designing private houses and offices as well as major public commissions. Lavishly illustrated with images from Manasseh’s private archive and stunning new photography, this book is an essential read for architects, students and enthusiasts for modernism.
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9920637

London's West End Cinemas 9781848022577

15 Mar 2014
This is a valuable and comprehensive addition to the history of London's West End that will appeal to cinema enthusiasts as well as social historians and students of London and of architecture and design.
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10022079

Manchester: The Warehouse Legacy 9781873592670

30 Sep 2002
An examination of Manchester’s textile warehouses. These warehouses provide the distinctive element of Manchester’s streetscape. The book examines their development, use and adaptation and places them in a social and historical context.
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9920437

Margate's Seaside Heritage 9781905624669

31 Oct 2007
Examines Margate’s seaside heritage and looks at its development as a destination for holiday-makers. By examining Margate’s historic identity the book proposes that Margate will be able to successfully renew itself to face future challenges.
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9920443

McMorran & Whitby 9781859463208

31 Oct 2009
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.
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9920638

Neo-Georgian Architecture 1880-1970 9781848022355

15 May 2016
This book investigates how, where, when and why the Neo-Georgian has been represented over the course of the last century and assesses its impact as a broader cultural phenomenon.
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10027685

Nonconformist places of worship 9781848023956

30 Aug 2016
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10460552

Paddington Station 9781848020894

15 Jun 2013
Paddington Station in London is one of Britain’s most splendid and historically significant railway termini, and one of the masterpieces of Isambard Kingdom Brunel. This second edition is richly illustrated from a wealth of historic sources, in a larger format, and has been updated to include a series of momentous recent developments at Paddington.
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9920479

Palaces for Pigs 9781850749899

19 May 2011
Since the 16th century animals have provided an excuse to build fantastical structures; fuelled by British eccentricity and their extravagant love of their pets, remarkable buildings dedicated to animals have risen up all over the British Isles. The book celebrates architecture for animals and is illustrated with full-colour photography throughout.
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9920480

Powell & Moya 9781859463031

30 Apr 2009
A comprehensive study of one of Britain’s most significant post-war architectural practices. Structured by building type the book reveals the principles of design particular to Powell & Moya. Illustrated with images from their archive plus new photography.
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9920640
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