ARUP, O: Technology in Architecture

Ove Arup and Partners: Technology in Architecture. Edizioni Tecno, [1986]. Unmarked. Very Good. Hardcover. (#26260) $25.00

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Illustrated. Examples of work by Ove Arup and Partners. Topics include design and form. Projects include the Sydney Opera House, the Menil Gallery in Houston, and more. Measures 8.5×12 inches. Ove Arup (1895-1988) was considered among the foremost architectural structural engineers of his time.

WOODBRIDGE, SB: Architecture: San Francisco: The Guide

Woodbridge, Sally B.; Woodbridge, John M. Architecture: San Francisco: The Guide. American Institute of Architects, San Francisco Chapter, 1982. Unmarked. 200p. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26247) $10.00

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Covers over 1000 buildings with over 200 photographs and 18 maps. Glossary of Styles. Bibliography. Styles include Gothic Revival, Italianate, San Francisco Stick, Queen Anne, Romanesque Revival, Classical Revival, Chicago School, Craftsman, Spanish Colonial, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Bay Tradition, and more.

MEIDAN, A: Art Nouveau in Buenos Aires: A Love Story

Art Nouveau in Buenos Aires: A Love Story, book coverMeidan, Anat. Art Nouveau in Buenos Aires: A Love Story. Ediciones PolĂ­grafa, 2017. ISBN: 9788434313613. Unmarked. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26207) $40.00

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Beautifully illustrated. 241p. Index. Measures 10×12 inches. Working with Gustavo Sosa Pinilla, Meidan toured the city and meticulously documented its architecture.

HABAKKUK, HJ: Population Growth and Economic Development Since 1750

 Population Growth and Economic Development Since 1750, book coverHabakkuk, H. J. Population Growth and Economic Development Since 1750. Leicester University Press, 1972. ISBN: 0718511034. Unmarked text. Good. Paperback. (#26163) $12.00

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Covers pre-industrial patterns, the demographic revolution in the late 18th century, the 19th century fall of fertility, present population patterns, the “three stages” theory of population growth, and thoughts for the future. Notes. 110p.

FOLEY, DL: Governing the London Region: Reorganization and Planning in the 1960’s

Foley, Donald L. Governing the London Region: Reorganization and Planning in the 1960’s. University of California Press, 1972. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#26137) $16.00

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Maps and tables. 223p. Glossary. Notes. Appendix. Index. An account of the combined efforts of the British central government, various regional organizations and local government to cope with the varied problems of metropolitan London in the 1960s.

CIRS: The Case of Cambodia Summary Report: CGG States’ Land Investments Abroad

The Case of Cambodia Summary Report: CGG States' Land Investments Abroad, book coverCIRS. The Case of Cambodia Summary Report: CGG States’ Land Investments Abroad. Center for International and Regional Studies, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar, 2012. Unmarked. 34p. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26099) $16.00

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Topics include opportunities for agricultural investment in Cambodia, technical difficulties for investors, issues for Cambodian Farmers, corruption and political risk, land deal investments, and more. Bibliography.

KAMRAVA, M: Summary Report: Food Security and Food Sovereignty in the Middle East (Summary Report No. 6)

Summary Report: Food Security and Food Sovereignty in the Middle East (Summary Report No. 6), book coverKamrava, Mehran; Babar, Zahra. Summary Report: Food Security and Food Sovereignty in the Middle East (Summary Report No. 6). Center for International and Regional Studies, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar, 2012. Unmarked. 28p. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#26098) $16.00

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Synopses of papers. The contributions in this volume analyzed both the historic trajectories of agricultural development in the Middle East, and how the globalization of food production has impacted domestic food security.