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Journeys Through the Russian Empire. The Photographic Legacy of Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky: William Craft Brumfield, Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2020, xi + 518pp., $49.99 h/b.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Europe-Asia Studies. Oct2022, Vol. 74 Issue 8, p1523-1525. 3p.

Abstract: William Craft Brumfield has given us a richly comparative photographic study of two invaluable collections: photographs of the Russian Empire taken by Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky (1863-1944) on the eve of its demise, and photographs taken by the author from...

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Rules of Geometries of Control in Muslim Architecture: Emergence and Conflicts of a Research Field in France (1863–1899).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nexus Network Journal: Architecture & Mathematics. Dec2022, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p935-952. 18p.

Abstract: In the second half of the nineteenth century, studies and hypotheses on the geometric rules used in the past for setting up buildings experienced a growing momentum, fueled by the demands of a discipline in the making: the history of architecture. One ...

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A Guide to the Historic Architecture of Glen Rose, Texas: Bypassed, Forgotten, and Preserved by T. Lindsay Baker (review).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Southwestern Historical Quarterly. Oct2022, Vol. 126 Issue 2, p1-4. 4p.

Abstract: A Guide to the Historic Architecture of Glen Rose, Texas: Bypassed, Forgotten, and Preserved. Besides these potential material benefits to Glen Rose community members, the book also provides all readers with an engaging travel guide and local history. ...

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A Love That Lasts Beyond the Grave: Animals, Companionship, and Death in Muslim Societies.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Anthropology of the Middle East. Winter2022, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p79-96. 18p.

Abstract: 'If I have a bird, or an animal, and it were to die, what should I do?' 'Is it forbidden to read verses over the deceased animal, especially when some people may consider the animal part of the family?' These questions, excerpts from posts in online Is...

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Building a Legacy.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): Architectural Record. Oct2022, Vol. 210 Issue 10, p60-62. 3p. 1 Color Photograph, 2 Black and White Photographs.

Abstract: Although the Builds series became his early "brand", Kidder Smith continued to produce a range of other ambitious survey books about modern architecture, aimed at a broad audience. PHOTO (BLACK & WHITE): Kidder Smith photographed Le Corbusier's abandon...

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Our brightly‐lit future: Exploring the potential for astrotourism in Khajuraho (India).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Canadian Geographer. Fall2022, Vol. 66 Issue 3, p621-627. 7p.

Abstract: Keywords: monument; starlight reserve; travel; heritage; dark skies; lumière stellaire; voyage; patrimoine; voûte étoilée EN monument starlight reserve travel heritage dark skies FR lumière stellaire voyage patrimoine voûte étoilée 621 627 7 09/12/22 2...

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Worship the Lift Engineer.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Architectural Education. Fall2022, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p163-167. 5p.

Abstract: This paper discusses a little-known history of the Architectural Association's (AA) short-lived Environmental Access course in the 1990s, a course that was designed not just 'for' but vitally 'constituted of' disabled people. It reflects on the legacy ...

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The Paradox of Invisibility: Teaching Architectural History.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Architectural Education. Fall2022, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p83-92. 10p.

Abstract: Teaching architectural history with a commitment to social justice presents an epistemological challenge for two key reasons. First, the spatialization of social justice is irredeemably political, raising the question as to how to discuss politics in t...

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Reviewers.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Victorian Studies. Spring2022, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p536-540. 5p.

Abstract: B Susannah Ottaway b (sottaway@carleton.edu) is Laird Bell Professor of History at Carleton College and the author of I The Decline of Life: Old Age in Eighteenth-Century England i (2004), as well as recent articles on English workhouses in I The Histo...

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Volume 55 Index.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Eighteenth-Century Studies. Summer2022, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p587-592. 6p.

Abstract: HT Articles1CHARLES MICHAEL PAWLUK"Almost a Savage": The Rhetoric of Comic Violence in Ignatius Sancho's Letters21CARRIE D. SHANAFELT"A World of Debt": Quobna Ottobah Cugoano, The Wealth of Nations, and the End of Finance45SATIT LEELATHAWORNCHAIHow Uti...

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