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Walker, Derek 1931-

Overview
Works: 26 works in 100 publications in 4 languages and 1,227 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Architectural drawings  Pictorial works  Exhibition catalogs  Slides  Documentary films  Educational films  Internet videos 
Roles: Author, Other, Editor
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Most widely held works about Derek Walker
 
Most widely held works by Derek Walker
The Great engineers : the art of British engineers 1837-1987 by Derek Walker( Book )

14 editions published in 1987 in English and German and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Happold : the confidence to build by Derek Walker( Book )

12 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This monograph explores the life and work of Sir Edmund (Ted) Happold (1930-1996) and the legacy he has left to the engineering profession. He was renowned internationally as a practitioner, a research guru and an industry spokesman. He was head of the School of Architecture and Building Engineering at the University of Bath, the principal of Buro Happold consulting engineers and the engineer who helped create such seminal buildings as the Pompidou Centre, the Conference Centre at Mecca, the Sports Hall at Jeddah, the Diplomatic Club at Riyadh, the Tsim Sha Tsui Cultural Center and Kowloon Park in Hong Kong and the Aviary in Munich. This book acknowledges the role he played during a professional life that spanned some thirty years and also explores the relationship between engineering and architecture and design that is an area of current interest and debate in the business
Animated architecture by Derek Walker( Book )

8 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Angeles by Derek Walker( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British architects : continuity, crossroads, crisis( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New towns( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most of the articles discuss Milton Keynes
The architecture and planning of Milton Keynes by Derek Walker( Book )

11 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and Spanish and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Angeles( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Angeles 2 : architecture and culture by Architectural Design( Book )

3 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architekturzeichnungen 1968-1976 by Helmut Jacoby( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in German and English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New directions by Derek Walker( Visual )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After listing his own preoccupations in architecture, Walker criticizes current land-use planning and discusses his own work
Lessons of Milton Keynes by Derek Walker( Visual )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For the first six years of the new city, Derek Walker was Chief Architect and Planner of Milton Keynes, the largest New Town ever undertaken in Britain. Now in private practice, he looks back at its aims and development."
The great engineers 1837-1987 by Great Engineers 1837-1987 (Exhibition)( Visual )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a balanced view of the continuing legacy of major 19th-century engineers and explores the work of today's large practices which continue a worldwide tradition of design excellence
Derek Walker Associates by Derek Walker( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architectural drawings : Architekturzeichnungen by Helmut Jacoby( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New directions by Derek Walker( Visual )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Los Angeles( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sitework : creative work at historic houses( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"This video shows the various uses that schools can make of an historic house as a resource for project work."--Container
Creep behaviour of laterally loaded piles in permafrost by Derek Walker( )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Services and structure : the Hong Kong and Shanghai Bank by Derek Walker( )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Happold : the confidence to build
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Alternative Names
Derek John Walker

Derek Walker

Derek Walker British writer

Derek Walker Brits architect (1929-2015)

Derek Walker écrivain britannique

Derek Walker escritor británico

Walker, Derek

Walker, Derek John 1931-

Дерек Уокер

ديريك ووكر كاتب بريطاني

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