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Contexts: The Work of Hodder + Partners

Stephen Hodder MBE is one of the most esteemed architects to emerge from Britain in the late 20th century. Contexts: The Work of Hodder + Partners...

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Phantom Architecture: The fantastic structures the worlds great architects really wanted to build

A skyscraper one mile high, a dome covering most of downtown Manhattan, a triumphal arch in the form of an elephant: some of the most exciting...

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PHPP Illustrated: A designer's companion to the Passivhaus Planning Package: Second Edition

Passive House is a leading low energy building standard. An important tool for designing Passive House buildings is the Passive House Planning...

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Small Practice and the Sole Practitioner

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Spon's Architects' and Builders' Price Book 2018

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Interior Design: A Professional Guide

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CDM 2015: A Practical Guide for Architects and Designers

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Biomimicry in Architecture: 2nd edition

Dame Ellen MacArthur

In this remarkable book, Michael Pawlyn makes the case for placing buildings and architecture at the heart of a bio inspired and biomimetic future.  It’s more than this, however. A book of principles and action for the 21st century, it's an example of the new lens: a systemic way of...


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Elisa Valero Ramos' clarity, learning and enthusiasm make this book essential reading for any architect - indeed for anyone with an interest in buildings and their history. 


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Information Exchanges: RIBA Plan of Work 2013 Guide

From the Foreword by Alistair Kell

This will serve as a standard text, allowing architects to confidently adopt the appropriate new standards and technologies demanded by Level 2 BIM.


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Starting a Practice: A Plan of Work (2nd ed)

Sunand Prasad, Senior Partner, Penoyre & Prasad LLP

Written in crisp and direct language sprinkled with witty insights, this book is a comprehensive and highly practical guide, of value to all architectural practices; not only to those just setting up but to all wanting to do better.