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THE SPANISH INFLUENZA PANDEMIC OF 1918-1919 "PERSPECTIVES FROM THE IBERIAN PENINSULA AND THE AMERICAS"

Caribbean Globalizations explores the relations between globalization and the Caribbean since 1492, when Columbus first arrived in the region, to the present day. It aims to help change prevalent ways of thinking, not only about ...

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LOCAL ARCHITECTURE "BUILDING PLACE, CRAFT, AND COMMUNITY"

In architecture, as in food, local is an idea whose time has come. Of course, the idea of an architecture that responds to site; draws on local building traditions, materials, and crafts; and strives to ...

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JACOBSEN : ARNE JACOBSEN

This is the first monograph published in Japan to contain the works of Arne Jacobsen, the celebrated Danish architect and designer known for his wide-ranging and enthusiastic approach to designing peoples lives, from furniture to ...

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ATELIER BOW-WOW - GRAPHIC ANATOMY 2

Atelier Bow-Wow allows a crucial inside look at a range of more than 40 recent projects, including residential buildings, public facilities and installations created specifically for exhibitions, with page after page of detailed sectional perspective ...

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REMBRANDT'S THEMES LIFE INTO ART Vol.IN

Rembrandt van Rjin (1606-1669) was among the few celebrated old masters who enjoyed considerable freedom in his choice of subject matter. Living and working in the Protestant Netherlands, he painted largely for private patrons and ...

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MASTERPIECES IN DETAIL "EARLY NETHERLANDISH ART FROM VAN EYCK TO BOSCH"

The longer we gaze at the paintings of the old masters, the more we appreciate the subtlety and artistry of the painters who created them. This beautiful book offers readers an opportunity to learn and ...

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MARCELLO "ADÈLE D'AFFRY (1836-1879)"

Ce catalogue accompagne l'exposition itinérante qui présente l'oeuvre de l'artiste d'origine suisse Adèle d'Affry, duchesse Colonna (1836-1879), sculpteur et peintre, mieux connue sous le pseudonyme de Marcello. Jeune veuve de Carlo di Castiglione Colonna, la ...

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DAMAGE CATALOGUE FOR GLASS OBJECTS

This publication, fully illustrated in 3 languages (German, English and French) is an overview of the types of damage found on glass objects and stained glass windows in a museum context and is aimed at ...

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FRIENDSHIP IN MEDIEVAL IBERIA "HISTORICAL, LEGAL AND LITERARY PERSPECTIVES"

Private and public relationships between individuals or groups - frequently labelled as friendships - have played a central role in human societies. Yet, over the centuries ideas and meanings of friendship transformed, adapting to the ...

pvp.121.0 €


GIBRALTAR AND THE SPANISH CIVIL WAR, 1936-39 "LOCAL, NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVES"

INCORPORATING LOCAL, NATIONAL and international dimensions of the conflict, Gibraltar and the Spanish Civil War, 1936-39 provides the first detailed account of the British enclave Gibraltar's role during and after the Spanish Civil War. The ...

pvp.112.0 €


JARDINES "LOS VERDADEROS Y LOS OTROS"

He aquí un manifiesto irónico de resistencia botánica. Y también una radiografíade nuestra sociedad, la que obtenemos por medio de un ataque en todaregla contra los jardines de moda y sus propietarios. En el catálogo ...

pvp.22.0 €


EATON CENTER

por CROSBIE, MICHAEL J.

EATON CENTER

Eaton Center is the expression of the values of a century-old company with deep roots in the American Midwest. Rising above the rolling terrain of northern Ohio that was once farmland, the building takes its ...

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LOUIS KAHN HOUSE OF THE NATION

por RUSCHENDORF, GRISCHA

LOUIS KAHN  HOUSE OF THE NATION

Louis Kahn' National Assembly building in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, is regarded by many as his greatest masterpiece and one of the wonders of modern architecture.The octagonal main Parliament building is framed by eight ...

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THE PUNIC MEDITERRANEAN "IDENTITIES AND IDENTIFICATION FROM PHOENICIAN SETTLEMENT TO ROMAN RULE"

The role of the Phoenicians in the economy, culture and politics of the ancient Mediterranean was as large as that of the Greeks and Romans, and deeply interconnected with that 'Classical' world, but their lack ...

pvp.130.0 €


QUEEN ELIZABETH'S WARDROBE UNLOCK'D

The vast wardrobe of Queen Elizabeth I is legendary: in her own time some of the richly embroidered gowns were displayed with other treasures to dazzle the eyes of foreign visitors to the Tower of ...

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MEDICAL CULTURES OF THE EARLY MODERN SPANISH EMPIRE

Early modern Spain was a global empire in which a startling variety of medical cultures came into contact, and occasionally conflict, with one another. Spanish soldiers, ambassadors, missionaries, sailors, and emigrants of all sorts carried ...

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IGLESIAS DE MADRID

por Osorio García de Oteyza, Carlos

IGLESIAS DE MADRID

Las Iglesias de Madrid, poco conocidas pese a su indudable interés arquitectónico y artístico, no suelen ser tan monumentales como las de otras capitales, pero quizás en eso mismo radica su encanto, con esa escala ...

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DICCIONARIO BREVE DE MADRID

por Gea Ortigas, Mª Isabel

DICCIONARIO BREVE DE MADRID

Diccionario breve de Madrid pone al alcance de la mano de los interesados en la historia de Madrid los términos que han ido configurándola. Es una versión reducida, actualizada y corregida del Diccionario enciclopédico de ...

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FRAGMENTOS DE ROMA

por FLORES YEPES, JOSE ANTONIO

FRAGMENTOS DE ROMA

Para el arquitecto, el de Roma es un viaje al centro de lo que se ha estudiado durante mucho tiempo. Si está atento puede obtener mucha información útil. La ciudad, que es un amontonamiento de ...

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LANDSCAPES IN THE CITY "MADRID RÍO: GEOGRAPHY, INFRASTRUCTURE AND PUBLIC SPACE"

· This edition offers us a close-up view of the geography,infrastructure and public space transformation in theMadrid Río project.· It points out the importance of the urban transformation ofthe Manzanares River, which, up to date, ...

pvp.36.0 €


LA CASA SOBRE EL ARROYO

por MERRO JOHNSTON, DANIEL

LA CASA SOBRE EL ARROYO

Una de las obras más interesantes de Amancio Williams, la casa para su padre en Mar del Plata, Argentina, es reconocida como una de las viviendas paradigmáticas de la modernidad y del siglo XX. ¿Cómo ...

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GLOSSARIO LEONARDIANO "NOMENCLATURA DELL'OTTICA E DELLA PROSPETTIVA NEI CODICI DI FRANCIA"

L'evoluzione del lessico dell'ottica antica è qui descritta attraverso la particolarissima 'lente' dei Codici di Francia. I circa 220 lemmi che compongono il glossario sono esaminati nei diversi significati e contesti d'uso, confrontati con i ...

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VESPUCCI, FIRENZE E LE AMERICHE "ATTI DEL CONVEGNO DI STUDI (FIRENZE, 22-24 NOVEMBRE 2012)"

Il volume si articola in due parti: la prima dedicata a Vespucci e ai viaggiatori della prima Età moderna, la seconda al rapporto privilegiato che, dall'Ottocento in avanti, ha legato l'America, particolarmente gli Stati Uniti, ...

pvp.84.0 €


CURIOSIDADES DE LOS CEMENTERIOS DE MADRID

por Escudero Ramos, José María

CURIOSIDADES DE LOS CEMENTERIOS DE MADRID

Se podría decir que lo que nos ha dejado la historia son restos, ya sean humanos o restos de civilizaciones. Sea como sea, se podría decir que vivimos encima de un enorme cementerio. En "Curiosidades ...

pvp.15.9 €


MAPPING MEDIEVAL GEOGRAPHIES "GEOGRAPHICAL ENCOUNTERS IN THE LATIN WEST AND BEYOND, 300-1600"

Mapping Medieval Geographies explores the ways in which geographical knowledge, ideas and traditions were formed in Europe during the Middle Ages. Leading scholars reveal the connections between Islamic, Christian, Biblical and Classical geographical traditions from ...

pvp.102.0 €


ARMADA DE PALABRAS

por SCOTT BROWN, DENISE

ARMADA DE PALABRAS

Armada de palabras. Provocaciones arquitectónicas es la primera edición en español de Having Words (Londres, AA Publications, 2011). La compilación agrupa 10 ensayos escritos por la arquitecta y urbanista Denise Scott Brown, socia y esposa ...

pvp.25.0 €


UTZON : INSPIRATION, VISION, ARCHITECTURE

Ante la próxima descatalogación del libro, UTZON : INSPIRATION, VISION, ARCHITECTURE, libro de referencia en cualquier biblioteca de Arquitectura, lo ofrecemos con un 55% de descuento hasta agotar existencias. Sydney Opera House is the most ...

pvp.100.0 €


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FROM MINOR TO MAJOR "THE MINOR ARTS IN MEDIEVAL ART HISTORY"

Whether we care to admit it or not, we have always distinguished between those arts that we consider superior and the lesser or minor forms. Giorgio Vasari is usually credited with formally structuring the primary ...

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AIA GUIDE TO NEW YORK CITY

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The most comprehensive and authoritative guide available An updated layout includes easy-to-use and detailed maps showing the footprint of each building Concise, entertaining, and illuminating entries on more than 6,000 buildings Includes more than 3,000 ...

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