East West Street

📒East West Street ✍ Philippe Sands

✏Book Title : East West Street
✏Author : Philippe Sands
✏Publisher : Hachette UK
✏Release Date : 2016-05-26
✏Pages : 384
✏ISBN : 9781474601924
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏East West Street Book Summary : THE BRITISH BOOK AWARDS NON-FICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR 2017 WINNER OF THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE and THE JQ-WINGATE LITERARY PRIZE THE SUNDAY TIMES TOP 10 BESTSELLER 'A monumental achievement: profoundly personal, told with love, anger and great precision' John le Carré 'One of the most gripping and powerful books imaginable' SUNDAY TIMES When he receives an invitation to deliver a lecture in the Ukrainian city of Lviv, international lawyer Philippe Sands begins a journey on the trail of his family's secret history. In doing so, he uncovers an astonishing series of coincidences that lead him halfway across the world, to the origins of international law at the Nuremberg trial. Interweaving the stories of the two Nuremberg prosecutors (Hersch Lauterpacht and Rafael Lemkin) who invented the crimes or genocide and crimes against humanity, the Nazi governor responsible for the murder of thousands in and around Lviv (Hans Frank), and incredible acts of wartime bravery, EAST WEST STREET is an unforgettable blend of memoir and historical detective story, and a powerful meditation on the way memory, crime and guilt leave scars across generations. WINNER OF THE HAY FESTIVAL MEDAL FOR PROSE 2017

✏Book Title : East West Street On the Origins of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity
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✏Release Date : 2017
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : OCLC:1053714997
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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✏Book Title : Salishan Redevelopment Project Tacoma
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✏Release Date : 2004
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✏ISBN : NWU:35556034572438
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📒Mountain And Plain ✍ R. Martin Harrison

✏Book Title : Mountain and Plain
✏Author : R. Martin Harrison
✏Publisher : University of Michigan Press
✏Release Date : 2001
✏Pages : 127
✏ISBN : 0472110845
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Mountain and Plain Book Summary : Subtitled `From the Lycian Coast to the Phrygian Plateau in the Late Roman and Early Byzantine Periods', this book is the product of years of excavation and research by the author, especially at the Phrygian city of Amorium. Harrison explores the view that Lycia's coastal cities declined after the 5th century AD and assesses evidence for a demographic shift at this time. Richly illustrated with images of architecture, sculpture and inscriptions in support of his theories. Completed and edited by Wendy Young after the author's death.

✏Book Title : Newcomer s Handbook For Moving To And Living In Los Angeles
✏Author : Joan Wai
✏Publisher : First Books
✏Release Date : 2005-03-30
✏Pages : 334
✏ISBN : 9780912301600
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📒To Scale ✍ Eric J. Jenkins

✏Book Title : To Scale
✏Author : Eric J. Jenkins
✏Publisher : Routledge
✏Release Date : 2008-01
✏Pages : 225
✏ISBN : 9780415954006
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏To Scale Book Summary : This powerful reference features one hundred famous urban plans all drawn to the same scale, each accompanied by a one-page summary of the site discussing its history and design.

📒Peter Gisolfi Associates ✍ Peter Gisolfi

✏Book Title : Peter Gisolfi Associates
✏Author : Peter Gisolfi
✏Publisher : Images Publishing
✏Release Date : 2008
✏Pages : 292
✏ISBN : 186470165X
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Peter Gisolfi Associates Book Summary : Peter Gisolfi is an architect, landscape architect and educator whose substantial design practice extends over 20 years. Most of his work consists of carefully crafted buildings that relate to a larger setting. A variety of public and private projects co

✏Book Title : The Architecture of Alexandria and Egypt C 300 B C to A D 700
✏Author : Judith McKenzie
✏Publisher : Yale University Press
✏Release Date : 2007
✏Pages : 458
✏ISBN : 0300115555
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Architecture of Alexandria and Egypt C 300 B C to A D 700 Book Summary : This masterful history of the monumental architecture of Alexandria, as well as of the rest of Egypt, encompasses an entire millennium—from the city’s founding by Alexander the Great in 331 B.C. to the years just after the Islamic conquest of A.D. 642. Long considered lost beyond recall, the architecture of ancient Alexandria has until now remained mysterious. But here Judith McKenzie shows that it is indeed possible to reconstruct the city and many of its buildings by means of meticulous exploration of archaeological remains, written sources, and an array of other fragmentary evidence. The book approaches its subject at the macro- and the micro-level: from city-planning, building types, and designs to architectural style. It addresses the interaction between the imported Greek and native Egyptian traditions; the relations between the architecture of Alexandria and the other cities and towns of Egypt as well as the wider Mediterranean world; and Alexandria’s previously unrecognized role as a major source of architectural innovation and artistic influence. Lavishly illustrated with new plans of the city in the Ptolemaic, Roman, and Byzantine periods; reconstruction drawings; and photographs, the book brings to life the ancient city and uncovers the true extent of its architectural legacy in the Mediterranean world.

📒Design Review ✍ Brenda C. Scheer

✏Book Title : Design Review
✏Author : Brenda C. Scheer
✏Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
✏Release Date : 2012-12-06
✏Pages : 219
✏ISBN : 9781461526582
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Design Review Book Summary : That the topic ofdesign review is somehow trou My biases are clearfrom the start: I am among blesome is probably one thing all readers can those who believe that, despite all signals to the contrary, the physical structure of our environ agree on. Beyond this, however, I suspect pros pects of consensus are dim. Differing opinions ment can be managed, and that controlling it is on the subject likely range from those desiring the key to the ameliorationofnumerous problems control tothosedesiringfreedom. Saysonecamp: confronting society today. I believe that design our physical and natural environments are going can solve a host ofproblems, and that the design to hell in a hand basket. Says the other: design of the physical environment does influence be review boards are only as good as their members; havior. more often than not their interventions produce Clearly, this is a perspective that encompasses mediocre architecture. more than one building at a time and demands As a town planner and architect, I am sympa that each building understand its place in a larger thetic to the full range of sentiment. Perhaps a context-the city. Indeed, anyone proposing discussion of these two concepts-control and physical solutions to urban problems is designing freedom-and their differences would now be or, as may seem more often the case, destroying useful. But let me instead suggest that both posi the city.

📒Gloversville ✍ Lewis G. Decker

✏Book Title : Gloversville
✏Author : Lewis G. Decker
✏Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
✏Release Date : 1998
✏Pages : 128
✏ISBN : 075241299X
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Gloversville Book Summary :