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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.
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.
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...
London Deco: Offices Part 2
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,390. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Explore the city’s many Art Deco office buildings in a profusely illustrated ebook by Gregory Edwards. In between the two world wars London rebuilt itself and expanded with bright, new Art Deco styles. Part 2 continues the historical survey, then adds other buildings created in a Post-Modernist style that recapture the original Art Deco look. An 'Art Deco cemetery', and an index conclude it.
London Deco: Offices Part 1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Explore the city’s many Art Deco office buildings in a profusely illustrated ebook by Gregory Edwards. In between the two world wars London rebuilt itself and expanded with bright, new Art Deco styles. Discover many buildings that survived the blitz and can still be seen. Part 1 moves from the riverside through Victoria, Mayfair, Soho, and Fitzrovia to the West End.
London Deco: Introduction
Price: Free! Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
'London Deco: Introduction' is an essential introductory volume for the London Deco series of ebooks by Gregory Edwards. 'London Deco: Introduction' attempts to answer the questions: “Why is London not Regarded as an Art Deco City?” and, at least as far as London is concerned, “What Makes a Building Art Deco?”. It also has a directory of British Art Deco Artists and Designers.
Delaware's Covered Bridges
Series: Covered Bridges of North America, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
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.