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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
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.
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!
Big Bim Little Bim - the Practical Approach to Building Information Modeling - Integrated Practice Done the Right Way!
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,830. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The breakthrough book BIG BIM little bim gives practical approaches that architects, engineers, owners, educators, students and builders can understand and apply today. Based on twenty years of successful integrated projects, this book will help you to cut through the hype to achieve clarity about integrated practice and building information modeling.
Managing Unique heritage in India- Approaches and Options
Price: Free! Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Considering the role and importance of the built heritage for communities and nations, this e-book has been prepared which is primarily, a compilation of eight articles which have been written by authors, individually and collectively, over a period of time, spanning over four decades on the various facets of heritage conservation and preservation.
Design a House with AutoCAD Architecture 2018
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 53,500. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This eBook provides a step-by-step introduction to design a two-storey house with basement and roof-attic,using Autocad Architecture. Completing this book you will have created the following drawings: Floor plan, Elevations, Sections, 3D Views, Door - Window Schedule, Room Finish Schedule. Tutorials demonstrate how to use AutoCAD Architecture to design a House.
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.
Tent City Urbanism: From Self-Organized Camps to Tiny House Villages
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 70,330. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social policy
Tent City Urbanism explores the intersection of the "tiny house movement" and tent cities organized by the homeless to present an accessible and sustainable housing paradigm that can improve the quality of life for everyone.
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.
Gestire le Forze Invisibili e le Energie Sottili nella Casa
Price: $6.80 USD. Words: 59,910. Language: Italian. Published: October 16, 2020 and represented by Ebooks World Editor. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Oggi tutti sanno che alcune disarmonie percepite nella casa, possono dipendere dal terreno su cui è costruita, dai materiali utilizzati, dai campi elettromagnetici artificiali, ma... qualcuno può immaginare che ciò possa dipendere anche dalla forma stessa della casa, dalla presenza al suo interno di elementi che emettono onde nefaste, dalla memoria delle pareti?
Jacobie's Wake
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 149,460. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2020 by Tellwell. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Ken Jacobie's wartime assignment was to become his opportunity of a lifetime, but where opportunity inevitably led to reckoning. This is a riveting fictional novel rooted in WW2 history and subsequent East-West Cold War intrigue and rivalry. The protagonist is recently married Ken Jacobie, an RAF sergeant with a beautiful but still-young wife, now with an infant son.
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.
Black Taj Mahal: The Emperor's Missing Tomb
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 70,400. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » Asian
To realize the crux of Black Taj, the existence of a paradox, a glaring asymmetry at the very center, this book is a summation of the research conducted by Arshi who visited the Taj in 1982. He was awestruck with grandeur and magnificence of the white marble, its perfect symmetry and the balance of the entire complex. And especially the unfulfilled dream of emperor Shah Jahan;the Black Taj Mahal.
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).
Westcoast Legacy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,630. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2020 by Tellwell. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
London – 1850 – Leaving an established life behind her, Margaret Manson packs up her family to follow her husband halfway around the world to an uncertain future in the Hudson's Bay Company colony of Fort Victoria. During the long voyage she becomes romantically involved with the enigmatic ship's captain, arriving at Fort Victoria with some serious problems and many questions about her future.
Midori Haus: Transformation from Old House to Green Future with Passive House
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 89,160. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018 by Hybrid Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Sustainable living
Midori Haus follows the journey of Chie and Kurt as they conceive their ideal “green” home and then put aspiration into action, challenging their team to meet the sustainable Passive House international building standard. As they transform their 1920s Arts and Crafts bungalow, they present their case study as they transform themselves from novices to green building role models.
Nobody Knows What Happened in Rwanda: Hope and Horror in the 1994 Genocide
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,040. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2019 by Tellwell. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
April 6, 1994. That date would be seared forever in the memory of Jean Jacques Bosco, a university student in Rwanda at the beginning of the genocide. In just a few days, he and his fellow students saw the end of the world they knew. Friends turned against friends. Innocent students were massacred.
Parks - Enhancing Liveability in Cities, Citygreen Issue 3
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 51,530. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This issue discusses how parks can encourage population health and wellbeing. Featured projects include the World’s Great Parks and the Singapore Botanic Gardens. In Martha Schwartz's commentary, she shares her views on the role of urban landscapes. EPub readers enjoy complimentary Flipbook Viewer format.