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14 Fun Facts About the Washington Monument: A 15-Minute Book
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
The Washington Monument took over 50 years to build and it has stood for over 100 years. How much do you know about this magnificent monument. How thick are the walls at the base of the monument? Why is the Monument made up of two different colors of marble? Why is are there stones from other places in the monument. Find out more about the Washington Monument with these 14 fun facts!
Shelter in the Southwest - Early Dwellings of the Borderlands
By Agnesa Reeve-Kidney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,560. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The prospect of building a house must have been daunting for early nineteenth century newcomers to the desert regions—no timber or stone, no iron hinges or window glass—a hundred things that seem necessities. It was here that residents already settled provided a model in the adobe house. Reeve-Kidney meticulously documents this fascinating chapter of of architectural history.
Moscow's Cathedral of Christ the Savior
By Thomas Hoisington
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 112,590. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Translated for the first time into English, Kirichenko’s absorbing account brings to life the history of Russia’s largest church--its origins, conception, the fits and starts of its planning and construction, the life that developed in and around the Cathedral, its demise in the Soviet period--and its recent reincarnation.
Maryland's Covered Bridges
By Harold Stiver
Series: Covered Bridges of North America, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Source book for Photographers and Explorers. Descriptions of Maryland's 6 Remaining Historic Covered Bridges, as well as multiple photographs of them. GPS Positions and written directions. Photo tips for each bridge. A short history of Covered Bridges in North America and a review of the various Truss Types.
Il Bellafiore digitale
By Antonio Massara
Price: Free! Words: 5,180. Language: Italian. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Essay » Business
“Backstage della riedizione in ebook di una Guida Storica di Palermo molto amata dai siciliani”
Delaware's Covered Bridges
By Harold Stiver
Series: Covered Bridges of North America, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Source book for Photographers and Explorers. Descriptions of Delaware's 3 Remaining Historic Covered Bridges, as well as multiple photographs of them. GPS Positions and written directions. Photo tips for each bridge. A short history of Covered Bridges in North America and a review of the various Truss Types and information on the important bridge builders of Ohio.
Tennessee Covered Bridges
By Harold Stiver
Series: Covered Bridges of North America, Book 13. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
A Source book for Photographers and Explorers Descriptions to all of Tennessee's 4 Remaining Historic Covered Bridges, as well as photos of each one. GPS Positions and written directions. Photo tips for each bridge. A short history of Covered Bridges in North America and an extensive review of the various Truss Types.
The Fan Vault of King's College Chapel
By Ryan Croyle
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Using structural evidence and expert historical analysis, this book examines the architecture and history of King's College Chapel. Of particular interest is the great fan vault and the circumstances in which it may have been constructed.
The Dome of Florence Cathedral
By Ryan Croyle
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This book covers the history of the Florence Cathedral and the design, development, and construction of the great cathedral. This book is an excellent brief of the origins of the Renaissance in Italy as well.
Gaudí, l’arquitecte de la Sagrada Família - biografia breu
By Josep Maria Tarragona
Price: $24.00 USD. Words: 73,340. Language: Catalan. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Biografia cronològica d'Antoni Gaudí, geni apassionat de l'arquitectura i les arts plàstiques. Aquest llibre se centra en la vida i la personalitat humana i artística.
Cultura Maya. Sitios Arqueológicos de Yucatán
By Sergio Vazquez
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,910. Language: Spanish. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Este eBook es para conocer las zonas arqueológicas del Estado de Yucatán con sitios como: Chichén Itzá, Uxmal, Sayil, Dzibilchaltún, Kabah, Mayapan, Xcambó, entre otros.