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  Book  Title: Age of Exploration ( Great Ages of Man A History of the World’s Cultures ) (PR)  
Classification No: 72.03 
ISBN:  
Accession No: 457 
Author: Hale, John R. 
Publisher: Time – Life Books, Amsterdam 
Published Year: 1966 
No. of Pages: 192 
Description: Between 1420 and 1620 Europeans learned that all seas are one ; that seamen, given adequate ships and stores, skill and courage, could in time reach any country in the world which had an ocean coast, and what was more important return home.  
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  Book  Title: African Kingdoms ( Great Ages of Man A History of the World’s Cultures ) (PR)  
Classification No: 72.03 
ISBN: 900658-33-9 
Accession No: 453 
Author: Davidson, Basil  
Publisher: Time – Life Books, Amsterdam 
Published Year: 1966 
No. of Pages: 191 
Description: When the peoples of Europe overflowed into the rest of the world between the 16th and 19th centuries, the indigenous populations of most colonized lands went under.

 
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  Book  Title: Age of Enlightenment ( Great Ages of Man A History of the World’s Cultures ) (PR)  
Classification No: 72.03 
ISBN: 900658-29-0  
Accession No: 450 
Author: Gay, Peter  
Publisher: Time – Life Books, Amsterdam 
Published Year: 1966 
No. of Pages: 192 
Description: During most of the 19th century, critics, philosophers, historians and artists all damned the 18th century as the “ Age of Prose and Reason” : one-sided, shallow, rationalistic, unable to understand man and the universe, a static rather than a dynamic culture.  
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  Book  Title: Renaissance ( Great Ages of Man A History of the World’s Cultures ) (PR)  
Classification No: 72.03 
ISBN:  
Accession No: 460 
Author: Hale, John R.  
Publisher: Time – Life Books, Amsterdam  
Published Year: 1965 
No. of Pages: 191 
Description: Nowadays historians habitually break history into ages or periods the Homeric Age ; the Periclean Age ; the Middle Ages ; the Renaissance ; the Enlightenment ; and others.

 
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  Book  Title: A History of Architecture : On the Comparative Method ( Seventeenth Edition )  
Classification No: 72.03 
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Accession No: 686/310 (16th ed.) 
Author: Fletcher, Banister  
Publisher: The Athlone Press  
Published Year: 1961 
No. of Pages: 1366 
Description: The analytical and comparative method adopted enables the essentials of individual styles to be easily grasped ; thus the character of Gothic is emphasized by comparison with Classic and Renaissance architecture, a similar treatment being followed throughout the book.

 
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  Book  Title: The Romance of Architecture  
Classification No: 72.03 
ISBN: 0-500-54107-?  
Accession No: 154 
Author: Beny, Roloff 
Publisher: Thames & Hudson 
Published Year: 1985 
No. of Pages: 312 
Description: All, however, are basic architectural components, susceptible of in finite variation but to be found, in one from or another, across the entire globe.

 
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  Book  Title: The Villas of Tuscany  
Classification No: 728.94 
ISBN:  
Accession No: 314 
Author: Acton, Harold  
Publisher: Thames & Hudson 
Published Year: 1973 
No. of Pages: 288 
Description: Italy abounds in imposing mansions, from the Palladian splendours of the Veneto to the spectral palaces of the Sicilian nobility.  
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  Book  Title: ODYSSEY : Mirror of the Mediterranean  
Classification No: 72.03 
ISBN:  
Accession No: 156 
Author: Beny, Roloff  
Publisher: Thames & Hudson 
Published Year: 1981 
No. of Pages: 371 
Description: Each image in this book is a distillation a statue, a broken column, a flower and these moments of perception come together in a unity that is itself a work of art, in its own way a fitting product of that classic world from which it springs.  
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  Book  Title: Ancient Athens  
Classification No: 72.03 
ISBN:  
Accession No: 341 
Author: Mioliadis, Yannis  
Publisher: M. Pechlivanides &Co  
Published Year:  
No. of Pages: 240 
Description: Oh! The gleaming, and the violet crowned , and the sung in story; the bulwark of Hellas, famous Athens, city divine!  
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  Book  Title: Pleasure of Ruins 
Classification No: 72.03 
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Accession No: 165 
Author: Macaulay, Rose 
Publisher: Thames & Hudson 
Published Year: 1964 
No. of Pages: 240 
Description: The approach to ruins in this highly selective book will be seen to be that of a pleasurist. It is not architectural or archaeological, nor in any other way expert. 
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  Book  Title: Words and Buildings : A Vocabulary of Modern Architecture  
Classification No: 72(038) 
ISBN: 0-500-34172-9 
Accession No: 3184 
Author: Forty, Adrian  
Publisher: Thames & Hudson 
Published Year: 2000 
No. of Pages: 335 
Description: This original and thoughtful study provides the first thorough examination of the relationship between architecture and language as complex social practices.

 
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  Book  Title: Space, Time and Architecture : The Growth of a new Tradition  
Classification No: 72.03 
ISBN: 0-674-83040-7  
Accession No: 311 
Author: Giedion, Sigfried  
Publisher: Harvard University Press  
Published Year: 1982 
No. of Pages: 897 
Description: There is a word we should refrain from using to describe contemporary architecture “style” The moment we fence architecture within a notion of “style” we open the door to a formalistic approach. The contemporary movement is not a “style” in the nineteenth-century meaning of from characterization.  
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  Book  Title: The Thames and Hudson Encyclopaedia of 20th Century Architecture  
Classification No: 72(03) 
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Accession No: 274 
Author: Lampugnani, Vittorio Magnago  
Publisher: Thames & Hudson 
Published Year: 1963 
No. of Pages: 384 
Description: The scope of this encyclopaedia is, then, the architecture and urban planning of the 20th century seen in an overall spectrum and presented in three different general categories of subject-matter : biographies of individual architects; surveys of architectural developments in individual countries; and overviews of movements, groups and stylistic trends.

 
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  Book  Title: Humanscale 1/2/3  
Classification No: 69(083.7) 
ISBN: 0-262-54027-4  
Accession No: 2116 
Author: Diffrient, Niels , Tilley, Alvin R. & Bardagjy, Joan C.  
Publisher: MIT Press  
Published Year: 1974 
No. of Pages: 30 
Description: Many of the aspects of garden design we have considered have only been lightly touched on, others will be dealt with in later publications in more detail.

 
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  Book  Title: Garden Design and Layout  
Classification No: 712.3 
ISBN: 362-00061-1  
Accession No: 422 
Author: Brookes, John  
Publisher: The Queen Anne Press Limited  
Published Year: 1970 
No. of Pages: 80 
Description: Humanscale is an important tool for everyone who designs for the human body.

 
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  Book  Title: Glossary for Passive Cooling 
Classification No: 72.037 
ISBN: 0-500-28267-6  
Accession No: 3029 
Author: Ryan, Raymund  
Publisher: Thames & Hudson 
Published Year: 2001 
No. of Pages: 128 
Description: Cool Construction examines four architects in whose work the tactility of craftsmanship and the luminosity of understatement are combined and refined to an unprecedented degree.  
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  Book  Title: Glossary for Passive Cooling  
Classification No: 697.92 
ISBN:  
Accession No: 218/214 
Author: Manahan, G.V. & Magtibay, M.T.  
Publisher: United Architects of the Philippines  
Published Year: 1983 
No. of Pages: 12 
Description:  
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  Book  Title: Architectural Graphic Standards : 7th Edition  
Classification No: 721.2 
ISBN: 0-471-04683-3 
Accession No: 324 
Author: Ramsey & Sleeper  
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons 
Published Year: 1981 
No. of Pages: 785 
Description: This book is a compilation of material available at the time of preparation and is a general guide to construction technology.  
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  Book  Title: Ernst Neufert Architect’s Data : Second ( International ) English Edition  
Classification No: 721.2 
ISBN: 0-632-02339-2 
Accession No: 536 
Author: Jones, Vincent  
Publisher: OXFORD BSP Professional Books  
Published Year: 1980 
No. of Pages: 433 
Description: Architects’ Data is an essential aid in the initial design and planning of a project.

 
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  Book  Title: Ernst and Peter Neufert Architect’s Data : 3rd Edition  
Classification No: 721.2 
ISBN: 0-632-03776-8 
Accession No: 1030 
Author: Baiche, Bousmaha & Walliman, Nicholas  
Publisher: Blackwell Science  
Published Year: 2000 
No. of Pages: 636 
Description: In the current edition up-to data technical options are included to the fullest extent and common standards are taken into consideration.  
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