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Zen Culture
Price: Free! Words: 67,710. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Random House 1977 Zen History,Haiku, Ceramics, Archery, Landscape Garden, Stone Garden, Ink Landscape Scroll, Zen Architecture, Sword, Katana, No Theater, Noh Theater, Japanese Tea Ceremony, Flower arranging, Ikebana, Zen Ceramic Art, Raku, Shino, Ryoanji-ji “Highly recommended” The Center for Asian Studies “A connoisseur” NYC-FM “Hoover provides an excellent introduction
Book 9:Grove Health Science
Price: Free! Words: 74,080. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Life Sciences / Biochemistry
Includes the much announced & awaited for GroveBrainBodyRepair Chart...Reverse chronological order so you have to read the whole book to see the ending!
Podtours of the great French cathedrals and their cities
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,760. Language: British English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
France was where the Gothic style was invented, and the great cathedrals of Paris and the Ile de France bear witness to the huge changes in art, architecture, and society that happened in the Middle Ages. These self-guided tours take you around a number of French cities - Laon, Chartres, Reims, Bourges, Rouen, Beauvais and Amiens and Paris (including Saint-Denis).
Ironworkers Hall
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 80,560. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This book is about a major portion of my life and a trade into which I was born. I loved it, hated it, and was often temporarily angered with it, but when all the cards were played, all the muscle aches and bruises healed, and even with arthritic pains from old broken bones, I was proud of it.
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.
Your Ecological House Part 1: Understanding Your Home Ecosystem
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,750. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Your Ecological House is a homeowner and designer’s guide to creating a “home ecosystem,” an integrated habitat that conserves and produces energy, reduces waste and produces food and other goods. Part 1 (this volume), explains how houses can function like natural ecosystems. Part 2, Creating Your Ecological House (published 2017), explains how to design and build your own home ecosystem.
Conklin's Foundation
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,660. Language: American English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Becca finally found her courage and faced her tormentor's head on to get what she deserved; respect and Tyler Conklin. Becca's faith in Tyler is solid, but is he willing to completely open up to her? They both have past baggage, and as Becca says Tyler’s is particularly old.