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The Laws of Settlements: 54 Laws Underlying Settlements across Scale and Culture
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 30,380. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Are there fundamental laws that govern all settlements—from the smallest village to the largest cities? The Laws of Settlements describes the principles underlying human settlements of all sizes and across all cultures: reviving, updating and refreshing the ’54 Laws of Settlements’ outlined in Constantinos Apostolou Doxiadis’ Ekistics: An Introduction to the Science of Human Settlements.
Japans Great Pyramid of Giza
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
London, October 1992, a Japanese man entered a government building near Chancery-lane and made his way up to an office on the first floor. This was the London branch of the UK's patent office. This particular patent was for no ordinary idea. It was for something grand, something spectacular. But why? What was this for, and who exactly is the Shimizu corporation?
Arquitetura Escavada na Rocha e no Solo
Price: Free! Words: 32,880. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 2, 2018 by Elemental Editoração. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Sabemos que os homens primitivos, na pré-história, viviam em cavernas e / ou habitações escavadas sob o nível do solo. No entanto, estamos prontos para nos surpreender quando descobrimos, durante nossas viagens, que até hoje grupos de população vivem em formas "trogloditas", isto é, nas cavernas escavadas na rocha ou diretamente sob os pés do transeunte. Na China, como na América do Norte...
Troy Auto Picture Trip
Price: Free! Words: 70. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Ann and I took an auto trip through Troy, New York today, April 9, 2016, and took pictures. If you're a Troy resident or fan, you'll find the pictures interesting. Troy is a quaint, old city and interesting for many reasons including it's the home of the original Uncle Sam. It's also the location of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Emma Willard School, and Russell Sage. Do take a look.
Design Beyond Walls
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This book is an absolute must-read for Designers and all those interested in understanding the design process. It is a bold exploration into the realm of design in terms of and beyond ‘Walls’. Written succinctly with hand-drawn illustrations, the book analyses Walls on three levels- Walls at the physical level, Walls in design and Walls in theory. Reading this book will revolutionize the reader’
Conklin's Foundation
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,660. Language: American English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Becca finally found her courage and faced her tormentor's head on to get what she deserved; respect and Tyler Conklin. Becca's faith in Tyler is solid, but is he willing to completely open up to her? They both have past baggage, and as Becca says Tyler’s is particularly old.
How to Create Love, Wealth and Happiness with Feng Shui
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Interior decorating, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
George Birdsall who previously sold 50,000 copies of his first Feng Shui Book, has written this book to give readers a quick overview of some Feng Shui concepts and how they can apply them in their lives to make a difference. While giving an overview to Feng Shui he shows how the symbolic nature of furnishings, colours and layouts can have an impact on your relationships, wealth happiness and more
Ironworkers Hall
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 80,560. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This book is about a major portion of my life and a trade into which I was born. I loved it, hated it, and was often temporarily angered with it, but when all the cards were played, all the muscle aches and bruises healed, and even with arthritic pains from old broken bones, I was proud of it.
Famous Quotes on Architecture
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Read them, love them, quote them, the often witty, the often cerebral, and sometimes even hilarious quotes of this book. Find the perpetual diamonds of wisdom and truth, while enjoying the rest.
Pellegrino di cemento. Le Voyage d'Orient a 100 anni da Le Corbusier
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 35,060. Language: Italian. Published: July 16, 2012 by Gabriele Capelli Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Nel 1911 Le Corbusier intraprese un viaggio che lo avrebbe condotto attraverso la Germania, la Boemia, l’Austria, i Balcani, la Romania, la Bulgaria, l’Ungheria, Istanbul, Atene, fino al Monte Athos, per poi ricondurlo in Svizzera attraverso l’Italia. Chiamò l’esperienza “Voyage d’Orient”. Oggi cosa rimane? Perché non raccontare il viaggio di Le Corbusier cento anni dopo, ripercorrendolo?
Principles and Practices of Lighting Design: The Art of Lighting Composition
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 64,360. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
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A complete handbook on Lighting Design with both Artistic and Technical approaches for the beginning to advanced lighting designer. Philip Gordon, PhD, LC, NCQLD, has written a "must have" handbook that includes applications and case studies as well as updated product advances, specifications, resources and guides. Suitable for educational programs, professionals and related design fields.