Welcome to Smashwords!

Check out our new interface for discovering great ebooks! Read the official announcement at the Smashwords Blog.

Please confirm your erotica preferences.

Learn more about erotica controls. You may change these settings at any time.

[Close]

Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture

Sub-categories: Sustainability & green design | Design, drafting, drawing, & presentation | Urban & land use planning | General | Decoration & ornament | Study & teaching | Adaptive reuse & renovation | Criticism | Landscape | Methods & materials | Professional practice | Codes & standards | All sub-categories >>
How to Build Shipping Container Homes With Plans
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Introduction to Shipping Container Homes: Shipping container homes are houses that are built using shipping containers. The strength, durability, availability, and the cost effectiveness of containers as building material has made these types of homes popular in recent years.
Hacking the Earthship: In Search of an Earth-Shelter that Works for EveryBody
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 161,790. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Hacking the Earthship: In Search of an Earth-Shelter that Works for EveryBody is a comprehensive collection of academic and in-the-field research findings on Earthships, combined with practical how-to advice for designing and financing your own truly sustainable earth-sheltered home.
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
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
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.
Building A Garden Shed Step By Step Instructions and Plans
Series: Plans and Blueprints - How to Build, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Do-it-yourself / carpentry, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Step by step instructions on how to build a garden shed. With over 100 pictures and illustrations. Also complete video links to watch the author build one of the garden shed plans into the garden shed pictured on the cover of the book. Garden shed plans and blueprints design and construction. Table of Contents, Introduction, Foundation, Framing, Walls, Windows, Door, Finishing Up, Video Training
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 & 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.
Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles
Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 42,700. Language: English. Published: October 4, 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...
De Oude Egyptische Metafysische Architectuur
You set the price! Words: 30,310. Language: Dutch. Published: August 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Deze in het Nederlands vertaalde editie onthult de Oude Egyptische kennis van de harmonische proportie, heilige geometrie en mystieke nummer; zoals die tot uiting komen in hun teksten, tempels, tombes, kunst, hiërogliefen, ... enz., doorheen hun volledige gekende geschiedenis. Het laat zien hoe de Egyptenaren hun gebouwen ontwierpen om kosmische energie op te wekken; en de mystieke toepassin...
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 & 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.
The Open Office Is Naked
Price: $7.99 USD. 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
L’architecture métaphysique des anciens Égyptiens
You set the price! Words: 36,400. Language: French. Published: January 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Cette édition traduite en français vous révèle  la connaissance qu’avaient les anciens Égyptiens de la proportion harmonique, de la géométrie sacrée, et du mysticisme des nombres comme elles se manifestent dans leurs textes, temples, tombes, dans leur art, dans leurs hiéroglyphes, etc. tout au long de leur histoire. Ce livre vous montre comment les Égyptiens pensaient la construction de leurs ..
Egyptian Pyramids Revisited
You set the price! Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
A complete handbook about the pyramids of Ancient Egypt during the Pyramid Age. It contains: the locations and dimensions of interiors and exteriors of the pyramids; the history and builders of the pyramids; theories of construction; theories on their purpose and function; the sacred geometry that was incorporated into the design of the pyramids; and much, much more.
Tiny Houses, Minimalism, & Being Frugal - Living with Less
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The trend of living in tiny houses has made life simpler, easier, and enjoyable. The basic concept of society to have more and more in order to live a better life has been negated by this trend which represents a simpler lifestyle.
Eine neue Betrachtung der ägyptischen Pyramiden
You set the price! Words: 21,320. Language: German. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Diese ins Deutsche übersetzt Ausgabe bietet eine vollständige Information über die Pyramiden des alten Ägyptens auf dem Gizehplateau sowie die Stufenpyramide von Sakkara und den drei Pyramiden des Snofru, die vor den Pyramiden von Gizeh gebaut wurden. Es enthält: die Örtlichkeiten und Innen-/Außenmaße dieser Pyramiden; die Geschichte und Erbauer der Pyramiden; Theorien der Konstruktion;...
The Tao of Cob: How a Kansas Grandmother Built Her Own Natural Home in the Woods
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,420. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Tao of Cob is a how-to book on earthen-house building, written as a memoir in Dorethy's pithy, homespun philosophical voice.
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;
Les pyramides d’Égypte revisitées
You set the price! Words: 25,060. Language: French. Published: May 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Cette édition traduite en français fournit une information complète au sujet des pyramides de l’ancienne Égypte sur le plateau de Guizèh, de même que la « pyramide » de Zoser à degrés de Saqqarah et également les trois pyramides de Snéfrou, construites avant celles de Guizeh. Il inclut : les lieux et dimensions de l’intérieur et de l’extérieur de ces pyramides, l’histoire et les bâtisseurs des py.
La Arquitectura Metafísica Del Antiguo Egipto
You set the price! Words: 40,590. Language: Spanish. Published: January 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Este libro revela el conocimiento sobre la proporción armónica, la Geometría Sagrada y el numero del misticismo, manifestado tambien en sus textos , templos , tumbas, jeroglíficos, etc. A lo largo de su historia. Esto demuestra de qué manera los Egipcios diseñaron sus edificaciones para generar energía cósmica y la respectiva aplicación de los números en las obras Egipcias.
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.
Umidità domestica. Cause, effetti, soluzioni
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,590. Language: Italian. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Home repair
L’acqua è un bene prezioso, ma è anche responsabile dell’80% del degrado subito dalle costruzioni e, secondo un dato dell’Unione Europea, di oltre il 60% dei contenziosi nell’edilizia. Ecco quindi un libro completo ed esauriente sull’umidità domestica che spiega ogni fenomeno in termini di cause, effetti, e correttivi specifici, senza dimenticare la prevenzione.
The Ancient Egyptian Metaphysical Architecture
You set the price! Words: 36,580. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This book reveals the Ancient Egyptian knowledge of harmonic proportion, sacred geometry, and number mysticism, as manifested in their texts, temples, tombs, art, hieroglyphs, ...etc., throughout their known history. It shows how the Egyptians designed their buildings to generate cosmic energy; and the mystical application of numbers in Egyptian works.