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 | Adaptive reuse & renovation | Criticism | Landscape | Study & teaching | Methods & materials | Codes & standards | Professional practice | 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.
Store Design: A Complete Guide to Designing Successful Retail Stores
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,960. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011 by Zippy Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Store Design shows you how to design great retail spaces. Learn: How to analyze your design needs according to store type,location,product, price-point, and budget---How to organize and design a store that reinforces a desired image, attracts shoppers and motivates buying behavior---How to create flexible, timeless and tasteful stores that stimulate today's sophisticated shoppers to enter and buy.
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.
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
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.
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...
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.
Timber Frame Home Package
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,450. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The best book on Timber Frame packages available on the market today. Save thousands on your Timber Frame Home Package.
Architect and Entrepreneur: A Field Guide to Building, Branding, and Marketing Your Startup Design Business
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,140. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Part narrative, part business book; Architect + Entrepreneur is filled with contemporary advice, from a seasoned professional architect building a new business. The guide advocates novel strategies and tools that merge entrepreneurship with the practice of architecture and interior design.
Green in Cities goes Skywards, Citygreen issue 2
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 34,470. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This issue features articles by prominent figures in the green roofs and vertical greening industries, such as Dr. Patrick Blanc, Dr. Ken Yeang, Andrew Grant and Dr. Tan Puay Yok, discussing how vegetation can reduce the energy consumption of buildings and explore the role of green roofs in enhancing biodiversity in urban settings. EPub readers enjoy complimentary Flipbook Viewer format.
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 & 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
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.
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.
Vermont Covered Bridges
Series: Covered Bridges of North America, Book 14. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 26,760. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » American
A Source book for Photographers and Explorers Descriptions to all of Vermont's Remaining Historic Covered Bridges, as well as multiple photos. 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. Self Guided Tours which cover every bridge.
So, You Want to Build a House?!
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,560. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » House plans
Building a house is probably the single greatest investment you’ll ever make. As with all big investments, there are also big risks – and losses – if you don’t do your homework. This simple guide is aimed at helping you tick off all the necessaries that must be considered and attended to during a building project.
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;...
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...
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.