Good Architectural Books

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Helllo guys i am Rakesh and am new to this forum. I have just completed my 2nd year and am off for vaccations.

I don't want to waste my time. So guys please help me out and suggest me some good books so that this vaccation becomes worthy for me...

Hoping to get some good replies....


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How to look at architecture - by Bruno Zevi.

Theorizing a New Agenda for Architecture: An Anthology of Archutectural Theory 1965-1995.

PS: The Second one it's really good. Good vacation for you.

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Design in Mind - Bryan Lawson

Really good book if you want to study the design process involved in making of great architectural works...

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Can anybody give me any information about this book called Pattern Language?

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Can anybody give me any information about this book called Pattern Language?

Please visit http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A_Pattern_Language for more information about this book

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Thank you friends for your suggestions..now am definately not gonna waste my vaccations..Laughing

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Thanks...

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Well sorry for the sake of date.

But i have a very big collection of architectural e-books, even scanned sum books from library.

Try mininova and search with the tag "architect". Surely you will find something interesting.