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How Design Makes the World
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,650. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In How Design Makes The World, bestselling author and designer Scott Berkun reveals how designers, from software engineers to city planners, have succeeded and failed us. From the airplane armrest to the Facebook “like” button, and everything in between, Berkun shows how design helps or hinders everyone, and offers a new way to think about the world around you.
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.
Case Ecologiche di Legno. Tutto quello che devi sapere
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 23,680. Language: Italian. Published: July 28, 2015 and represented by Ebooks World Editor. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Questo libro è una guida utile per tutti quelli che vogliono avvicinarsi all'edilizia ecologica, e costruire una casa di legno accogliente, salubre, esteticamente apprezzabile ed energeticamente efficiente. La pubblicazione offre consigli e suggerimenti per realizzare un edificio a regola d'arte, illustrando le caratteristiche del legno, le tecniche costruttive conosciute e i materiali.
Case Sane, Case Nefaste
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 23,000. Language: Italian. Published: July 28, 2015 and represented by Ebooks World Editor. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Questo libro spiega perché esistono terreni pericolosi e case talmente nefaste da far ammalare i propri inquilini, fornisce indicazioni pratiche su come riequilibrare le forze che agiscono negli edifici e sugli occupanti; insegna inoltre, come eliminare le emissioni nocive per la salute e convogliare l'energia benefica all'interno della casa.
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.
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.
Eine neue Betrachtung der ägyptischen Pyramiden
You set the price! Words: 21,670. 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 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’architettura metafisica dell’Antico Egitto
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,720. Language: Italian. Published: January 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Il libro rivela le conoscenze degli antichi Egizi sulla proporzione armonica, la geometria sacra e il misticismo numerico, come si evince da testi, templi, tombe, arte, geroglifici ecc. che ne attraversano la storia. Spiega il modo in cui gli Egizi progettavano gli edifici per generare energia cosmica e l’applicazione mistica dei numeri nelle loro opere.
L’architecture métaphysique des anciens Égyptiens
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,470. 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 ..
Biodiversity in the Urban Landscape, Citygreen Issue 4
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 60,470. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In this issue, Bruce Clarkson shares about the reconstruction of Hamilton's Indigenous Ecosystems, the Waiwhakareke Natural Heritage Park whilst Steward Pickett discusses the urban biodiversity in the Baltimore Ecosystem study. Feature article on Singapore's butterflies, hornbills, native birds, fireflies and native orchids. EPub readers enjoy complimentary Flipbook Viewer format.
Alla riscoperta delle piramidi egizie
You set the price! Words: 23,000. Language: Italian. Published: May 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Un manuale completo sulle piramidi dell’Antico Egitto durante l’epoca delle piramidi. Contiene: le posizioni e le dimensioni degli interni e degli esterni delle piramidi; la storia e i costruttori delle piramidi; teorie di costruzione; teorie sul loro scopo e sulla loro funzione; la geometria sacra alla base della progettazione delle piramidi, e molto altro ancora.
Ayutthaya's Greatest Temples
Price: $3.99 $0.99 USD. (75% off!) Words: 39,290. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
A guide to the very best temples & monuments of historic Ayutthaya. Sites are divided by category & ranked by age, size, history, prominence, art, Buddha statues, treasure, local customs, shrines, views & more. Some 36 sites are included: both ruins & active temples, as well as monuments & a park district. [* Built from a larger set of three map; which covers all 81 major regional temples & site
Shelter in the Southwest - Early Dwellings of the Borderlands
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,560. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » American
The prospect of building a house must have been daunting for early nineteenth century newcomers to the desert regions—no timber or stone, no iron hinges or window glass—a hundred things that seem necessities. It was here that residents already settled provided a model in the adobe house. Reeve-Kidney meticulously documents this fascinating chapter of of architectural history.
Build Your Home Build Your Dream
Price: $1.99 $0.99 USD. (50% off!) Words: 46,590. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Construction / General, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The aim of this book is to help and assess anyone who need to start build his house by providing him the required information to be capable to understand the steps and the risk for his project. In addition to that the book summaries all the main items that is included in most of the houses with a clear specification that can help the owner, the engineer or any supervisor or contractor.
Ayutthaya Outside the Walls
Price: $1.99 $0.99 USD. (50% off!) Words: 29,450. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
A guide to 34 temples & two royal monuments ‘Outside the Walls’ of Ayutthaya; on the North & West banks. Each includes a history & photos plus background; e.g. Buddha statues; murals & art; anecdotes, legends &/or contemporary events. Highlights include the monumental Wat Chai Watthanaram & the two oldest standing Ayutthaya temples still in use today. [Four itineraries, with maps].