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Design: Creation of Artifacts in Society
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Price: Free! Words: 41,180. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Ulrich's book Design provides a unifying framework for understanding how artifacts are created in society. His audience is students of design, and their instructors, from engineering, industrial design, architecture, or business. The treatment includes both a discussion of elements of design process (e.g., problem definition and exploration) as well as topical issues (e.g., aesthetics in design).
Canon 7D Experience - The Still Photographer's Guide to Operation and Image Creation With the Canon EOS 7D
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,390. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Canon 7D Experience is an e-book user's guide for the Canon EOS 7D that goes beyond the manual to help you learn the features, settings, and controls of this camera, plus when and why to use them in your photography. Learn to use your EOS 7D quickly and competently, to consistently capture the images you desire. Take control of your camera, the image taking process, and the images you create!
Spacetecture
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,940. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer aided design
Abridgment of the fully illustrated SPACETECTURE, part of a trilogy of books and interactive content exploring space and its transformation in the information age. The emphasis is on computing design applications, but the concept of space is also explored from an interdisciplinary approach ranging from geometry to psychology of perception.
Barrier-Free Theatre: Including Everyone in Theatre Arts — in Schools, Recreation, and Arts Programs — Regardless of (Dis)Ability
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Price: $25.20 USD. Words: 168,220. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011 by Idyll Arbor. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Theatre arts can “level the playing field” and empower participants of all ages. Dramatic interaction creates relationships that last long after a performance is over. Written for drama teachers, recreation leaders, special educators, therapists, and other group leaders.
Entitled Scrapbooking - A Resource for Page Title Ideas
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,590. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011 by Sea Glass Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
An essential publication for scrapbookers, this book is loaded with great titles to use on your scrapbooking pages, saving you time and effort. By using this book you can review appropriate categories and pick out a title or get inspiration to create additional titles of your own creation.
The Modern Moviemaking Movement
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Price: Free! Words: 31,330. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Inexpensive production technology coupled with the decline of traditional movie distribution has forever transformed the ways in which movies are marketed, seen and sold. These days, filmmakers must not only make great movies, but in order to prosper, modern moviemakers must now master crowdfunding, internet marketing and social media.
Bronze Casting Manual
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,150. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
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Cast your own small bronze. A complete tutorial taking you step by step through an easily achievable casting project for professional sculptors and hobbyists. The method described in this manual is called the thin ceramic shell, lost wax technique as used by commercial foundries. The method has been scaled down for domestic usage.
Island 6.0 (Grenadines, Caribbean)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,360. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Island 6.0 are the Grenadines! Global Islands Project -- ongoing series of multi-media pdf-ebooks -- a pastoral, pictorial and phonic elicitation of island parameters. bradbrace.net/id.html bbrace.net/id.html bbrace [at]eskimo.com
De la Cire au Bronze
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,620. Language: French. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Ce guide détaillé illustre une méthode facile pour créer une petite sculpture en bronze par soi même et à peu de frais. La méthode décrite est celle de la cire perdue et de la carapace de céramique comme l’utilise la plupart des fonderies commerciales. La méthode a simplement été adaptée pour la rendre possible à peu de frais pour un usage domestique.
Your Handy Companion to Devising and Physical Theatre
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 29,890. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
This book has been written with the aim of supporting those drama teachers who, with little experience of physical theatre themselves, have a genuine interest in the style and are keen to enthuse their students to use it in their work. The book includes a small amount of exercises to kick start the devising process, develop character and working with masks. Five short scripts are also included.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Coordinating Environmental and Historic Preservation Compliance (IS-253) - Historic Property Laws, Preservation Issues, STATEX and CATEX
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,840. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) provides an introduction to the course and highlights the importance of early consideration of environmental/historic preservation issues in disaster operations and project development.
The Origins And Myths Of Modern Architecture
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,040. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The history of modern architecture is litered with misconceptions as to what constitutes modern architecture,these are the myths. Only by identitfying the origins can we be certain of what is truly modern architecture.
Dirt Cheap Photo Guide to Grand Teton National Park
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,930. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
(5.00 from 15 reviews)
The Dirt Cheap Photo Guide to Grand Teton National Park is written for three distinct travelers; the photo enthusiast, the family photographer and the travel fan. In twelve chapters, pro photographer Jeff Clow takes the readers on a guided tour of the park with instructions as to where to find the best photo spots at the best times. Both famous and lesser known landscape locations are highlighted.
FEMA Document Series: Risk Assessment - A How-To Guide To Mitigate Potential Terrorist Attacks Against Buildings, Providing Protection to People and Buildings, Risk Management Series, FEMA 452
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,580. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) document is a how-to guide outlining methods for identifying the critical assets and functions within buildings, determining the threats to those assets, and assessing the vulnerabilities associated with those threats.
From Clay to Classrooms: An Architect's Dream to Advance Education in Africa
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,720. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In September 2010, Canadian architect Alan R. Roy left for Tanzania to realize two long-held dreams - climb Mount Kilimanjaro, and build a school. He accomplished both, and ended up building two schools, in five weeks! An amazing adventure full of colourful insights and amusing incidents that expose the charm and friendliness of a struggling people determined to educate their children.
Your World 60D - The Still Photographer's Guide to Operation and Image Creation with the Canon EOS 60D
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,110. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Your World 60D is a user's guide for the Canon EOS 60D digital SLR. Learn to set up and use your 60D and go beyond Auto and Program modes. Take control of your powerful camera and its versatile settings and obtain better and more consistent images. This guide is for intermediate and first time dSLR users who wish to get more out of their Canon 60D and improve their photography.
Nikon D5100 Experience - The Still Photographer's Guide to Operation and Image Creation with the Nikon D5100
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,360. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
Nikon D5100 Experience is an e-book user's guide that goes beyond the D5100 manuals to help you learn when and why to use the various features, controls, and custom settings of this versatile camera. LEARN to use your D5100, quickly and competently, to create the types of images you want to capture. TAKE CONTROL of your camera, the image taking process, and the photos you create.
Promenades parisiennes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,280. Language: French. Published: May 3, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Mieux qu’un livre d’images ou de photographies le livre de Mihail Sebastian brosse un portrait de la France des années 1930. Sebastian fait surgir la permanence de la ville Lumière, par la description tour à tour passionnée, lucide, attendrie et ironique de ses écrivains, de ses peintres, de ses galeries, de ses ruelles, de la cité universitaire ou du Quartier latin…
Store Design: A Complete Guide to Designing Successful Retail Stores
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,950. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011 by Zippy Books. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Store Design shows you how to design great retail spaces. Learn: How to analyze your design needs according to store type,location,product, price-point, and budget---How to organize and design a store that reinforces a desired image, attracts shoppers and motivates buying behavior---How to create flexible, timeless and tasteful stores that stimulate today's sophisticated shoppers to enter and buy.
Architecture and City in Islam
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,190. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011 by Timas Yayin Grubu. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam
The book submits the idea that ─░slamic cities have given up their cultural values for the sake of westernization, and offers solutions on how to correct the situation. T.Cansever is the only person ever to have won the Aga Khan award twice. Drawing on knowledge of both contemporary and conventional masters, Cansever explores the possibilities of basing the layout of a city on Islamic ideas.