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              Books by Dan Cruickshank

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              Cruickshank's London: A Portrait of a City in 13 Walks

              Cruickshank's London: A Portrait of a City in 13 Walks (Hardback)

              By Cruickshank, Dan

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              An idiosyncratic and beautifully illustrated guide to walking the city, by the nation's favourite architectural historianCobbled medieval alleyways and ornate Georgian boulevards.

              ISBN 9781847948229
              Released NZ 14 Nov 2019
              Publisher Cornerstone
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Dan Cruickshank's Bridges: Heroic Designs That Changed the World
               

              Dan Cruickshank's Bridges: Heroic Designs That Changed the World (Hardback)

              By Cruickshank, Dan

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              This is Dan Cruickshank's personal, passionate and learned journey into the very awe-inspiring architectural icons which have transformed culture, society, industry and landscapes throughout the world -- bridges.

              ISBN 9780007318186
              Released NZ 7 Dec 2010
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Soho: A Street Guide to Soho's History, Architecture and People
               

              Soho: A Street Guide to Soho's History, Architecture and People (Hardback, Digital original)

              By Cruickshank, Dan

              • RRP: $60.00
              • $46.80
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              • Pub Date
                9 Jul 20

              A deeply imaginative and meticulously researched biography of one of London's most vibrant and seductive districts.

              ISBN 9780297869320
              Released NZ 9 Jul 2020
              Publisher Orion Publishing
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              Manmade Wonders of the World

              Manmade Wonders of the World (Hardback)

              By DK; Foreword by Cruickshank, Dan; Contributions by Institution, Smithsonian

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              Discover the most incredible man-made wonders, from Stonehenge to Burj Khalifa, with this unparalleled catalogue of the most amazing, famous, and intriguing buildings and monuments ever created by humans. Manmade Wonders of the World features a range of structures from buildings ...to monuments, statues, and bridges, including the Golden Gate Bridge and Hoover Dam. It opens with a foreword by Dan Cruickshank and then takes the reader on a continent-by-continent journey, exploring and charting the innovations, ingenuity, and imagination employed by different cultures to create iconic buildings such as the Great Pyramid of Giza. This truly global approach reveals how humans tackled similar challenges, such as keeping the enemy out, in vastly different parts of the world, from the Great Wall of China to the defensive walls of Central American cities. Illustrations show floorplans and cutaway views, while explanations cover the history, architecture, and unique stories behind their construction. Featuring breathtaking images, Manmade Wonders of the World is a complete celebration of the world humans have built over thousands of years.
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              ISBN 9780241340714
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2019
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Skyscraper
               

              Skyscraper (EPUB ebook)

              By Cruickshank, Dan

              The story of the first great skyscraper, and the transformation of the modern city.

              ISBN 9781786691170
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              Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
              Language en
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2018
              Publisher Head of Zeus
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The Landmark Library
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              A History of Architecture in 100 Buildings

              A History of Architecture in 100 Buildings (Paperback)

              By Cruickshank, Dan

              • RRP: $25.00
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              Featuring over 200 photographs, this stunning book by renowned television historian Dan Cruickshank tells the history of architecture through the stories of 100 iconic buildings

              ISBN 9780007581085
              Released NZ 13 May 2019
              Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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              The Secret History of Georgian London: How the Wages of Sin Shaped the Capital
               

              The Secret History of Georgian London: How the Wages of Sin Shaped the Capital (Paperback)

              By Cruickshank, Dan

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              Georgian London evokes images of elegant buildings and fine art, but it was also a city where prostitution was rife. The sex industry was, in fact, a very powerful force indeed. This book shows how it came to affect almost every aspect of life and culture in the capital.

              ISBN 9780099527961
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2010
              Publisher Cornerstone
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              The Country House Revealed: A Secret History of the British Ancestral Home
               

              The Country House Revealed: A Secret History of the British Ancestral Home (EPUB ebook)

              By Cruickshank, Dan

              Spanning the architectural history of the country house from the disarming Elizabethan charm of South Wraxhall, the rigour of Kinross in Scotland, this title presents the stories of houses that tell the story of our nation.

              ISBN 9781446416723
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              Language en
              Released NZ 31 Jul 2012
              Publisher Ebury Publishing
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              Spitalfields: The History of a Nation in a Handful of Streets
                

              Spitalfields: The History of a Nation in a Handful of Streets (EPUB ebook)

              By Cruickshank, Dan

              The author tells the story of the Huguenot weavers and recounts the experiences of the first Jewish immigrants. He evokes the slum-ridden courts and alleys of Jack the Ripper's Spitalfields.

              ISBN 9781448164561
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              Language en
              Released NZ 27 Oct 2016
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age General Audience
              Language (English)
              Ebook Terms Titles are sold with a 2 year time limit, or 36 loan limit, 21 days maximum loan period view?
              Loan Credits 36
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              Cruickshank's London: A Portrait of a City in 13 Walks
                

              Cruickshank's London: A Portrait of a City in 13 Walks (EPUB ebook)

              By Cruickshank, Dan

              An idiosyncratic and beautifully illustrated guide to walking the city, by the nation's favourite architectural historianCobbled medieval alleyways and ornate Georgian boulevards.

              ISBN 9781473554320
              Available in EPUB
              Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
              Language en
              Released NZ 14 Nov 2019
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age General Audience
              Ebook Terms Titles are sold with a 2 year time limit, or 36 loan limit, 21 days maximum loan period view?
              Loan Credits 36
              Each copy purchased buys 36 loan credits to be used on your eplatform portal
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