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Zen Culture
Price: Free! Words: 67,710. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Random House 1977 Zen History,Haiku, Ceramics, Archery, Landscape Garden, Stone Garden, Ink Landscape Scroll, Zen Architecture, Sword, Katana, No Theater, Noh Theater, Japanese Tea Ceremony, Flower arranging, Ikebana, Zen Ceramic Art, Raku, Shino, Ryoanji-ji “Highly recommended” The Center for Asian Studies “A connoisseur” NYC-FM “Hoover provides an excellent introduction
The Open Office Is Naked
Price: Free! Words: 23,670. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Industrial & organizational psychology, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The cages in modern zoos are better for animals, than modern offices for people, because ZOO-directors know more about inborn needs of animals, than company-directors about the innate needs of people. Result: offices where people suffer from less productivity, less creativity, less (!) communication, more stress. Hence, these cheap offices are very expensive. Book based on extensive research
14 Fun Facts About the White House: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
It is the house where the President lives and a symbol of the American Nation. How much do you know about the White House? Who chose the site for the original White House? What was the original name for the White House? Who actually built the White House? How many times has the White House been burned? How many floors does the White House have? Learn more about the White House in this book.
How to Future Proof Your Home: A Guide to Building with Energy Intelligence in Cold Climates
Price: $24.97 USD. Words: 30,820. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
(5.00 from 1 review)
Professionally accredited author Shane Wolffe aims to show readers how to cost effectively build homes to be up to 85 percent more energy efficient, even in extreme climates. The book is based on building principles that work and were pioneered in Saskatchewan, Canada – a place with one of the most extreme climates in the world where yearly temperatures range from -40°C (-40F) to 35°C (95F).
5 Cabin Plans Blueprints Construction Drawings With Links To Print Plans For Permits
Series: Plans and Blueprints - How to Build, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / carpentry
5 Cabin Plans Blueprints Construction Drawings With Links To Print Plans For Permits. The links are complete plans that have been used to build these cabins. This is a low cost way to get the plans needed to build a cabin. Plans can be printed from the links provided at the end of the book to obtain permits to build your cabin. Engineering may be required to build in your specific area.
4 Garden Shed Plan Books 10’ x 14’, 12’ x 16’, 12’ x 12’, 10’ x 14’ Step By Step Pictures, Videos, Instructions and Plans
Series: Plans and Blueprints - How to Build, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / carpentry, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
4 Garden Shed Plan Books 10’ x 14’, 12’ x 16’, 12’ x 12’, 10’ x 14’ Step By Step Pictures, Videos, Instructions and Plans
Building Your Own Home - Tips, Techniques and Thoughts for the Owner-Builder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,260. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
A detailed, valuable resource for building an energy efficient, comfortable and “sustainable” home. Contains 23 chapters with more than 60 photos & diagrams. Some topics: Insulation, design & proportion, size & layout, construction methods, Passive Solar Design, rainwater harvesting, plumbing, sustainable heating, cooling, hot water, cooking, alternative energy, adobe, steel.
Secrets, Stories and Scandals of Ten Welsh Follies.
Price: Free! Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Secrets, Stories and Scandals of Ten Welsh Follies contains the stories behind ten weird and wonderful Welsh buildings.
5 Contractor Spec House Plans Blueprints Construction Drawings 1200 Sq Ft to 1800 Sq Ft 3 Bedroom 2 Bath
Series: Plans and Blueprints - How to Build, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / carpentry
5 Contractor Spec House Plans Blueprints Construction Drawings 1200 Sq Ft to 1800 Sq Ft 3 Bedroom 2 Bath With Links To Print Plans For Permits. The links are complete plans that have been used to build these homes. This is a low cost way to get the plans needed to build a home.
Agra's Taj Mahal - India Travel Guide
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Inside the Taj Mahal book - - Short history of the Taj Mahal - How the monument was built - Architecture of the monument with its sandstone entrance, minarets & dome - Planning to visit? A few tips along with a list of Do's and Don'ts - Places to see in and around Taj Mahal in Agra - Taj Mahal in popular culture
Taj Mahal : The Unesco World Heritage Site (A Photo Book)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 430. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
One can see Taj Mahal changing colors in a day. It is said that these different colors show the mood changes of a woman. On the day of the full moon it looks very elegant and unique. In 1983, it was declared a World Heritage Site and millions of people come to visit it daily.
Spain - photo album
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Spain - photo album
How To Build A 12’ x 16’ Pole Barn Chicken Coop Instructions and Plans
Series: Plans and Blueprints - How to Build, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / carpentry
How To Build A 12’ x 16’ Pole Barn Chicken Coop Instructions and Plans 12’ x 16’ Chicken Coop Garden Shed Instructions and Plans Step By Step Pictures Links to complete high resolution plans for downloading and printing. 70 Pages and over 40 illustrations and pictures showing the author build a pole barn chicken coop.
MARMI - Da Michelangelo al Moma
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,400. Language: Italian. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Marmi, rocce, aggregati. Quanto hanno influito sulla storia dell'uomo e quanto hanno contribuito i marmi, le rocce, gli aggregati a realizzare ponti, case, palazzi, vie di comunicazione, dalla storia Romana ad oggi. Un libro agile e divertente, per incuriosirsi e appassionarsi dell'uomo e del suo rapporto con la natura.
Dubai - room with a view
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: British English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Freelance Photographer Steve Hux was invited for a stay in Dubai. He stayed at “The Address Downtown” in Room 5603 with a spectacular view. Click here for his impressions (Photobook). Get an impression of The Address Downtown, The Burj Khalifa, The Dubai Fountain, Dubai - Magic City in the Desert and many more... All shot from the 56th floor of The Address Downtown.
How to Build a Simple Three Bedroom Shipping Container House
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
We believe we have created this Goldie locks of shipping container houses. The Hebnerhouse is designed to be useful for most environments; the developing world, as a summer cabin or in-law suite, for the survivalist, or for the DIY builder that just wants to get away from overpriced and over designed spaces.
Travelers Diary-Fab Four Statues-Hard Days Night Hotel
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 80. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Sculpturer David Webster's bigger than life statues of the Fab Four...Ringo Starr, George Harrison, Paul McCartney and John Lennon. All four 7 foot tall statues appear on the front of the historic "Hard Days Night Hotel" as they appeared in the 1970s after their breakup.
Pyramidal architecture and engineering
Price: $69.00 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
(5.00 from 1 review)
modern pyramidal architecture and engineering.
A History of the Londonderry Literary Institute, Seaham Harbour
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,350. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This book documents the definitive history of the Londonderry Institute at Seaham from it's opening in 1855. Built to serve the town as a Literary Institute it evolved into a focal point for public and social groups that bound the fabric of the community together. As it approached its centenary year it appeared to have reached the end of its useful life but the town would not let it be demolished.
Andover's Norman Church 1080 — 1840: The Architecture and Development of Old St Mary, Andover, Hampshire, England
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: British English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » Medieval
This book asks questions about the medieval church of St Mary Andover, England, which was demolished in 1840-41 to make way for a new church. What did the old church look like? How did it develop over its almost 800 years? The answers reveal that it was in fact one of the major Norman parish churches of Hampshire. The book celebrates the lost church for the present generation.