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A Listmania! list by Max A. Stock (Bay Area/SLO, CA)
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The list author says: "Certainly not my entire library of architecture books, but my favorites."
Delirious New York: A Retroactive Manifesto for Manhattan
1.  Delirious New York: A Retroactive Manifesto for Manhattan by Rem Koolhaas
The list author says:
  "Probably one of the most fascinating books written by an architect.  I've read this at least 3 times.  A great look into the motives that drove development and architecture in New York."
$21.20   Used & New from: $10.15
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (27 customer reviews)

Pamphlet Architecture 1-10
2.  Pamphlet Architecture 1-10 by Steven Holl
The list author says:
  "Great collection of theoretical essays by some of the best.  I can't wait to get the new collection of 11-20.  Plus there are even more recent ones if you want to buy them individually."
$31.96   Used & New from: $23.70
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Radical Reconstruction (Wiley Trading Advantage)
3.  Radical Reconstruction (Wiley Trading Advantage) by Lebbeus Woods
The list author says:
  "Filled with amazing photos, collages, and renderings (hand renderings that is) about reconstruction after war and natural disaster.  One can only appreciate the beautiful matrix-esque technological future presented in this book."
$29.92   Used & New from: $13.72
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Greg Lynn Form
4.  Greg Lynn Form by Greg Lynn
The list author says:
  "The architecture in the book may be overly form based, but it is a great look into the possibilities that are arising from the integration of new digital tools with design."
$55.00   Used & New from: $30.00
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Atlas of Novel Tectonics
5.  Atlas of Novel Tectonics by Jesse Reiser
The list author says:
  "Another great collection of essay, this one centered around new tectonics (if you didn't already gather that from the title)."
$18.88   Used & New from: $13.92
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

Gehry Talks: Architecture and Process (Universe Architecture Series)
6.  Gehry Talks: Architecture and Process (Universe Architecture Series) by Mildred Friedman
The list author says:
  "I'm not much of a fan of Frank Ghery's work. Yet after reading this book I got an appreciation for his work, not because of how it looks (I still think all his projects look the same), but he has a very interesting process that I appreciate."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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Tom Kundig: Houses
7.  Tom Kundig: Houses by Dung Ngo
The list author says:
  "Small, but great projects.  For Tom the beauty is all in the details and tectonics."
$24.11   Used & New from: $17.35
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (21 customer reviews)

What Is Oma: Considering Rem Koolhaas And The Office For Metropolitan Architecture
8.  What Is Oma: Considering Rem Koolhaas And The Office For Metropolitan Architecture by Okwui Enwezor
The list author says:
  "Great primer on the work of Rem Koolhaas and OMA.  A great read and the reason I got into Delirious New York."
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3.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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Zaha Hadid: Complete Works
9.  Zaha Hadid: Complete Works by Zaha Hadid
The list author says:
  "Similar to FORM, her work is based heavily in form, but with more attention given to program."
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

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Miller I. Hull: Architects of the Pacific Northwest
10.  Miller I. Hull: Architects of the Pacific Northwest by Sheri Olson
The list author says:
  "Another small firm, making great projects.  Similar to Tom Kundig."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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