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Architecture of the Lower Rio Grande Valley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,280. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
Through photographs, 'Architecture of the Lower Rio Grande Valley: An Introduction,' celebrates the architecture of the Texas-Mexico border region, its craftsmen, its cultures and its climate.
De Oude Egyptische Metafysische Architectuur
You set the price! Words: 33,100. 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...
New Delhi: New Annotated Edition
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,720. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Just before New Delhi was inaugurated as capital of colonial India in February 13, 1931, the magazine "The Architectural Review" published an issue devoted to a study of the new capital of India, with texts, criticisms, and photographs by Robert Byron. In this edition, the texts and photographs of the author are complemented by annotations and links to modern photos of the buildings and places.
101 Cheshire Gems.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Written for those who find delight in the unexpected treasures to be found in this wonderful county of Cheshire . With its year round beauty and drama, ranging from street art via industrial architecture to battle sites. All of the attractions in this book can be reached without crossing muddy fields and provide an enjoyable form of gentle exercise, with hopefully, a little mental stimulation.
Die altägyptische metaphysische Architektur
You set the price! Words: 32,940. Language: German. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Diese ins Deutsche übersetzt Ausgabe enthüllt das alte ägyptische Wissen der harmonischen Proportionen, die heilige Geometrie und Zahlenmystik; wie sie sich in ihren Texten, Tempeln, Gräbern, ihrer Kunst und den Hieroglyphen usw. manifestiert hat ... während ihrer gesamten bekannten Geschichte. Es zeigt, wie die Ägypter ihre Bauten konstruierten, um kosmische Energie zu erzeugen;...
Eine neue Betrachtung der ägyptischen Pyramiden
You set the price! Words: 22,590. 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 Ancient Egyptian Metaphysical Architecture
You set the price! Words: 47,470. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This book reveals the Ancient Egyptian knowledge of harmonic proportion, sacred geometry, and number mysticism, as manifested in their texts, temples, tombs, art, hieroglyphs, ...etc., throughout their known history. It shows how the Egyptians designed their buildings to generate cosmic energy; and the mystical application of numbers in Egyptian works.
Egyptian Pyramids Revisited
You set the price! Words: 22,200. 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.
A History of the Churches at Seaham
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,190. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Churches are, for some, central to their spiritual existence and an important part of their day-to-day life. To others, churches are places they wander into whilst on holiday to look around, to sit and meditate in the quiet and to absorb the tranquillity of the occasion. This book provides a history of the twenty four churches, past and present, that were built in Seaham.
The Sherry-Netherland Hotel Fire New York City April 12, 1927
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » North America
The Sherry-Netherland opened for business on November 1, 1927. In the spring of '27 a large fire brought about construction delays. The failure of a standpipe nearly resulted in the building's destruction. My e-book looks at the era of great hotel construction in New York City. Architects designed the Sherry-Netherland, the Pierre, the Breakers (Miami) and many more great hotels in the 1920s.
The Crystal Palace New York City Its Splendor And Destruction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Architecture
The Crystal Palace was a resplendent iron age edifice built in Manhattan from European designs. The original Crystal Palace, constructed in London's Hyde Park, opened in 1851. The American structure was built specifically for the Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations. Too soon the Crystal Palace was being used to store lumber, canvas and other easily combustible materials. It burned in 1858.
Golf Architecture: Economy in Course Construction and Green-Keeping
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,930. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017 by Coventry House Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In "Golf Architecture," famed architect Dr. Alister MacKenzie details the strict methods and philosophies that led him to design such world-renowned masterpieces as Augusta National, Cypress Point, and Royal Melbourne. Written in 1920 during the height of his career, "Golf Architecture" provides rare insight into Dr. MacKenzie's timeless design strategies and unrelenting pursuit of perfection.
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.
Principios de la Protección Pasiva Contra Incendios
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,890. Language: Spanish. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
El diseño de la Ingeniería de la Protección Pasiva Contra Incendios , incorporando materiales para la protección contra el fuego, sistemas y ensambles, permite la contención del fuego para proteger la vida, salvaguardar la estructura del inmueble, preservar la operación del inmueble, minimizar los costos de re acondicionamiento y facilitar una rápida recuperación y continuidad del negocio
How to Design Brain-friendly Flexible Offices. Based on Science, Not on Opinions
Series: BRAINCHAINS. Price: Free! Words: 23,780. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Psychology » Industrial & organizational psychology
Because modern zoo-directors know more about the inborn needs of their animals, than company-directors about the innate needs of people; the cages in modern zoos are better for animals, than modern offices for people. This book summarizes the basic research every manager with a responsibility for people or offices should know, to avoid ruining the intellectual performance of their employees.
Pearland Houses: My Opinion
Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Rev. 2A - In the same manner that reviews of products and books are presented on amazon and other web sites, everyone in our country may express an opinion on something. In this short ebook, I am expressing my opinion on houses. There are 56 real estate property listings on County Road 831 in Pearland, and of these, there are a small number of houses that I do not like. This is my opinion.
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 and 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.
Functionalism. Chapter 15 of Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles
Series: Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,530. 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...
Modern Architecture. Chapter 14 of Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles
Series: Brief Guide to the History of Architectural Styles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. 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...