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Spirits of the Bayou: Sanctuaries, Cemeteries and Hauntings
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,040. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
A poetic presence built upon the past, the author's vivid prose and photography unlocks the doors to ancient houses of worship, probes the eerie shadows of cemeteries and delves deep inside the bayou’s haunted legends. Follow a trail of history and mystery across New Orleans and south along the coastal towns of Louisiana. Experience it for yourself with travel links at the end of each chapter.
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.
La cattedrale di Chartres, Gaudí e la Sagrada Família
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 7,860. Language: Italian. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
NotreDame di Chartres e la Sagrada Família di Barcellona rappresentano due pietre miliari dell'architettura e dell'umanità, legate tra loro, nonostrante i sei secoli che le separano, da una stretta relazione. Entrambi i monumenti racchiudono un profondo messaggio che può rimanere nascosto a un turista superificiale, ma che persone esperte che ne sappiano comprendere il linguaggio possono decifrar.
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.
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 & 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.
Case Ecologiche di Legno. Tutto quello che devi sapere
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 23,900. 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.
Gres, Spieki Kwarcowe. Technicznie i praktycznie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: Polish. Published: May 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Jak powstaje gres, dlaczego spieki kwarcowe to tylko nazwa produktu, a nie sam produkt. Jak wykorzystać, przenosić, ciąć i dbać o wielkoformatowe płyty gresowe. To i nie tylko w tej technicznej książce łamiące polskie tabu na temat spieków kwarcowych.
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.
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
How to Create Love, Wealth and Happiness with Feng Shui
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Interior decorating, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
George Birdsall who previously sold 50,000 copies of his first Feng Shui Book, has written this book to give readers a quick overview of some Feng Shui concepts and how they can apply them in their lives to make a difference. While giving an overview to Feng Shui he shows how the symbolic nature of furnishings, colours and layouts can have an impact on your relationships, wealth happiness and more
Taj Mahal : The Unesco World Heritage Site (A Photo Book)
Price: $1.50 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.
The Renaissance. Chapter 9 of Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles
Series: Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. 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...
Rococo. Chapter 11 of Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles
Series: Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016 by Progress Builders. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
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...
Barcelona - Photo Album
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
Barcelona - Photo Album Enjoy some awesome photos from the beautiful city of Spain Barcelona.