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Book List


If you are interested in reading about the subjects covered on this website, I can recommend the following books. Some of them are no longer published but you should be able to track down second hand copies. If you would like further details, click the picture link.


Modern Buildings in London
by Ian Nairn, 1964
County of London Plan
by JH Forshaw & Patrick Abercrombie, 1943
A Broken Wave: The Rebuilding of England 1940-1980
by Lionel Esher, 1981, 0-7139-1199-9
Building the Post-War World
by Nicholas Bullock, 2002, 0-415-22179-X
Denys Lasdun: Architecture, City, Landscape
by William JR Curtis, 1994, 0-7148-3902-7
A Language and a Theme: The Architecture of Denys Lasdun & Partners
 by RIBA, 1976, 0 9000630 49 3
Barbican: Penthouse Over the City
by David Heathcote, 2004, 0470851430
   
Buildings of England London 1: The City of London
by Simon Bradley and Nikolaus Pevsner, 1997, 0 300 09624 0
Buildings of England London 2: South
by Bridget Cherry and Nikolaus Pevsner, 1983, 0 300 09651 8
Buildings of England London 3: North-West
by Bridget Cherry and Nikolaus Pevsner, 1991, 0 300 09652 6
Buildings of England London 4: North
by Bridget Cherry and Nikolaus Pevsner, 1998, 0 300 09653 4
Buildings of England London 5: East
by Bridget Cherry, Charles O'Brien and Nikolaus Pevsner 2005, 0 300 10701 3
Buildings of England London 6: Westminster
by Simon Bradley and Nikolaus Pevsner, 2003, 0 300 09595 3
   
Britain's New Towns: An Experiment in Living
by Major-General AC Duff, 1961
Harlow: The Story of a New Town
by Frederick Gibberd, Ben Hyde Harvey & Len White, 1980, 0 904928 11 8
   
New York 1960
by Robert AM Stern, Thomas Mellins & David Fishman, 1995, 1-885254-85-7



 


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