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Redescubriendo las pirámides egipcias
You set the price! Words: 25,120. Language: Spanish. Published: April 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Información ilustrada de los interiores y exteriores de las pirámides, su construcción y sus fines verdaderos. Un manual completo sobre las pirámides del Antiguo Egipto durante la Edad de las Pirámides. Contiene: las ubicaciones y dimensiones de los interiores y exteriores de estas pirámides; la historia y los constructores de las pirámides; las teorías de su construcción;
A Bangkok Temple Treasure Map - For Silom & The Wrong Side Of The Tracks
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Walking guides for Bangkok's Silom neighborhood; incl. 3 maps & itineraries for 17 temples ... feat. the majestic city-center Wat Hua Lomphong, the whimsical ‘Boat Temple’ at Wat Yannawa & the hidden royal splendor of Wat Borom - all tucked deep on the Wrong Side of the Tracks. Also incl.: temple info, architectural guides, hundreds of photos & free postcards. GOLD guaranteed.
Πήλιο. Το μαγικό βουνό
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,740. Language: Greek. Published: February 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Το βιβλίο αυτό είναι μια ταξιδιωτική ιστορία που περιγράφει μια πεζοπορική περιήγηση σε ένα από τα ωραιότερα μέρη της Ελλάδας. Μεταξύ άλλων, παρουσιάζει παραμυθένια τοπία, χωριά που περιέχουν μερικά από τα καλύτερα δείγματα ελληνικής παραδοσιακής αρχιτεκτονικής, μεταβυζαντινές εκκλησίες, ίσως τον ωραιότερο σιδηρόδρομο της Ευρώπης και μερικές από τις ωραιότερες παραλίες της Ελλάδας.
The Corridor of Space: China, Modernists, and the Cybernetic Century
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,990. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2017 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
This book is about space. When the Jesuit missionaries in the 16th century brought with them the first works of Chinese art with their characteristic parallel perspective, they were probably unaware of the fact that these pictures contained the key to a new conception of space. For space to classic China was not what it was to Renaissance Europe.
Digital Dragon: The Road to Nirvana Runs Through the Land of Tao
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Digital Dragon: The Road to Nirvana runs through the land of Tao offers a new perspective on art and science in East and West. Not widely known is that Far Eastern aesthetics played a crucial role in modernizing Western art and architecture. The merger of Western science and Far Eastern aesthetics is a key driver of our emerging planetary culture.
Σύρος. Η αρχοντική καρδιά των Κυκλάδων.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: Greek. Published: November 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Η Σύρος, η καρδιά των Κυκλάδων, φιλοξενεί δύο πολύ διαφορετικούς οικισμούς: Άνω Σύρος. Μια σπάνια μεσαιωνική οχυρωμένη πόλη. Και η Ερμούπολη. Το άλλοτε οικιστικό, πολιτιστικό, εμπορικό και βιομηχανικό κέντρο της Ελλάδας. Το βιβλίο αυτό προσπαθεί να δώσει μια ιδέα από αυτόν τον πολιτιστικό πλούτο στον επισκέπτη που επιθυμεί να τον ανακαλύψει.
Μέσα Μάνη. Στην εσχατιά της Ευρώπης
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: Greek. Published: November 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Το βιβλίο αυτό είναι μια ταξιδιωτική ιστορία που περιγράφει μια περιήγηση σε ένα από τα πιο ξεχωριστά μέρη της Ελλάδας. Μεταξύ άλλων, παρουσιάζει υποβλητικά τοπία, χωριά με μια πολύ ιδιαίτερη αρχιτεκτονική, βυζαντινές εκκλησίες και έναν πολιτισμό που προέρχεται άμεσα από τα μοναδικά χαρακτηριστικά της Μάνης.
Νάξος. Από τον πρόδρομο του Παρθενώνα στο Δουκάτο του Αρχιπελάγους
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: Greek. Published: November 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Το βιβλίο αυτό περιγράφει μια περιήγηση σε ένα από τα πολιτιστικά πλουσιότερα νησιά της Ελλάδας. Μεταξύ άλλων, παρουσιάζει εντυπωσιακούς κούρους, ναούς που θεωρούνται πρόδρομοι του Παρθενώνα, εικονομαχικές και άλλες βυζαντινές εκκλησίες, έναν από τους καλύτερα διατηρημένους μεσαιωνικούς οικισμούς του Αιγαίου, μοναστήρια με σχολεία διεθνούς φήμης, φεουδαρχικούς πύργους και γραφικά χωριά.
Τήνος. Το στερνό πετράδι στο στέμμα της Βενετίας
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: Greek. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Το βιβλίο αυτό είναι μια ταξιδιωτική ιστορία που περιγράφει μια πεζοπορική περιήγηση σε ένα από τα πολιτιστικά πλουσιότερα κι όμως ένα από τα πιο παρεξηγημένα νησιά της Ελλάδας. Μεταξύ άλλων, παρουσιάζει μεσαιωνικούς οικισμούς, μνημειακές εκκλησίες, γραφικά ξωκλήσια, καλλιτεχνικούς περιστεριώνες και την μαρμαροτεχνία του νησιού, που βρίσκεται στον κατάλογο της Unesco.
Η Αθήνα μετά την αρχαία Αθήνα. Είκοσι αξιοθέατα για τον χαμένο επισκέπτη
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: Greek. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Αυτό το βιβλίο, που γράφτηκε από έναν ειδικό της Αθήνας, μέσα από χαρακτηριστικά παραδείγματα, θα σας βοηθήσει να καταλάβετε την πόλη του σήμερα και να μην αισθάνεστε χαμένοι όταν την περιδιαβαίνετε.
Castles of Central Germany - Pictorial Edition
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 55,990. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This work is the pictorial edition of “Castles of Central Germany”. The text body is identical to it but includes many superb photographs of the castles and in many cases of some of their owners too. Furthermore, to assure completeness of this work, the author provides numerous images of their coats of arms, floor plans of the castles and other relevant images.
The Crystal Palace New York City Its Splendor And Destruction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Architecture
The Crystal Palace was a resplendent iron age edifice built in Manhattan from European designs. The original Crystal Palace, constructed in London's Hyde Park, opened in 1851. The American structure was built specifically for the Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations. Too soon the Crystal Palace was being used to store lumber, canvas and other easily combustible materials. It burned in 1858.
Functionalism. Chapter 15 of Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles
Series: Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016 by Progress Builders. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The book provides you with the most comprehensive and at the same time brief information of how the architectural styles were developed and flowed through the ages to our time. The author reviewed the most significant structures that represent different styles and cultures of the world from the late 4th millennium BC. Extensively illustrated the guidebook includes photos, plans, scales, etc...
Modern Architecture. Chapter 14 of Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles
Series: Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016 by Progress Builders. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
The book provides you with the most comprehensive and at the same time brief information of how the architectural styles were developed and flowed through the ages to our time. The author reviewed the most significant structures that represent different styles and cultures of the world from the late 4th millennium BC. Extensively illustrated the guidebook includes photos, plans, scales, etc...
Eclecticism. Chapter 13 of Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles
Series: Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016 by Progress Builders. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
The book provides you with the most comprehensive and at the same time brief information of how the architectural styles were developed and flowed through the ages to our time. The author reviewed the most significant structures that represent different styles and cultures of the world from the late 4th millennium BC. Extensively illustrated the guidebook includes photos, plans, scales, etc...
Classicism. Chapter 12 of Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles
Series: Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016 by Progress Builders. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The book provides you with the most comprehensive and at the same time brief information of how the architectural styles were developed and flowed through the ages to our time. The author reviewed the most significant structures that represent different styles and cultures of the world from the late 4th millennium BC. Extensively illustrated the guidebook includes photos, plans, scales, etc...
Rococo. Chapter 11 of Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles
Series: Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016 by Progress Builders. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The book provides you with the most comprehensive and at the same time brief information of how the architectural styles were developed and flowed through the ages to our time. The author reviewed the most significant structures that represent different styles and cultures of the world from the late 4th millennium BC. Extensively illustrated the guidebook includes photos, plans, scales, etc...
Baroque. Chapter 10 of Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles
Series: Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016 by Progress Builders. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
The book provides you with the most comprehensive and at the same time brief information of how the architectural styles were developed and flowed through the ages to our time. The author reviewed the most significant structures that represent different styles and cultures of the world from the late 4th millennium BC. Extensively illustrated the guidebook includes photos, plans, scales, etc...
The Renaissance. Chapter 9 of Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles
Series: Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016 by Progress Builders. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
The book provides you with the most comprehensive and at the same time brief information of how the architectural styles were developed and flowed through the ages to our time. The author reviewed the most significant structures that represent different styles and cultures of the world from the late 4th millennium BC. Extensively illustrated the guidebook includes photos, plans, scales, etc...
Gothic Architecture. Chapter 8 of Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles
Series: Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016 by Progress Builders. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
The book provides you with the most comprehensive and at the same time brief information of how the architectural styles were developed and flowed through the ages to our time. The author reviewed the most significant structures that represent different styles and cultures of the world from the late 4th millennium BC. Extensively illustrated the guidebook includes photos, plans, scales, etc...