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Design Technology Reading List

Book Title


How Things Work

By David Macaulay

I Know You Got Soul

By Jeremy Clarkson

Presentation Techniques

By Dick Powell

Product Design – Teneues – Designs That Inspired Great Design 1000 Chairs

By Charlotte & Peter Field

Interior Design Atlas

By Anne Wilson

Making It – Manufacturing Techniques For Product Design

By Chris Lefteri

Industrial Design

By Tashen

Design Of The 20th Century

By Charlotte And Peter Field

Materials For Inspiration: Wood, Metal, Plastics

By Chris Lefteri

How To Make – Animated Toys

By David Wakefield


By Per Mollerup

Experimental Eco Design

By Brower/Mallory/Ohlman

Design Secrets – Products


New Chairs

By Mell Byars

Designing And Making Wooden Toys

By Terry Kelly

What Is Product Design

By Laura Slack

1000 Lights

By Tashen

The Best Table, Chairs And Lights

By Mel Byars

The Eco Design Hand Book

By Alistare Fuad–Luke



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