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A Glimpse of Gympie History and Heritage
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,310. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2021. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Our book provides a glimpse of Gympie's interesting history and heritage. Central to the book are Gympie's heritage-listed buildings and memorials with recent photographs provided and 11 heritage-listed buildings discussed in detail. We delve into Gympie's gold, timber, dairying, and fruit growing industries; profile four famous citizens; and investigate the importance of the railways.
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
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.
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].
An Immigrant's Tale: India to Canada
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,870. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2020 by Tellwell. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This is a story about a 25-year-old immigrant who left India in June 1969 to travel to Canada with eight dollars in his pocket. Times were different then: there were no credit cards or mobile phones at that time. There would be no job waiting for him when he arrived in Canada, so, he was travelling into the unknown. In those days, air line travel was expensive, but it had its perks.
Spring Street Architecture Los Angeles
Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 24,860. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
“Spring Street Architecture“ is a celebratory pictorial edition recounting the evolution and transformation of one of downtown Los Angeles’ primary boulevards.The book features 200+ exterior photographs of the structures with their architectural details.The book traces colorful legends, anecdotes & landmarks that preceded current standing constructions.
Spring Street Architecture: Los Angeles
Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 24,860. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
“Spring Street Architecture: Los Angeles“ is a celebratory pictorial edition recounting the evolution and transformation of one of downtown Los Angeles’ primary boulevards. The edition features photographs of buildings and architectural details that line the blocks of North and South Spring Street. The book traces colorful legends, anecdotes & landmarks that preceded current standing constructions
Golf Architecture in America: Its Strategy and Construction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,910. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2020 by Coventry House Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
"Golf Architecture in America" is a masterpiece of early golf literature, written by famed architect George C. Thomas. Considered by historians to be the most influential book ever written on early American golf, this guide provides rare insight into the methods and philosophies used to design, construct, and maintain the most renowned golf courses in the United States.
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.
Ayutthaya Off the Island
Price: $1.99 $0.99 USD. (50% off!) Words: 20,390. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
A guide to 27 temples, 4 foreign villages & 1 famous chedi stupa located ‘Off the Island’ of Ayutthaya; on the East & South banks. A range of temples are covered; from ‘new’ temples renovated in the 19oos, to historic ruins & sites - some 1,5oo years old. The guide follows 2 itineraries – East & South - with maps for all 32 locations.
A Temple Map for the Island of Ayutthaya
Price: $2.99 $1.49 USD. (50% off!) Words: 22,660. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
An historic guide to all 22 major temples on the Island of Ayutthaya ... incl. 2 maps, for the inner & outer regions … feat. the glorious splendor of Wat Sri Sanphet; the famous Buddha in a tree at Wat Mahathat; the 5oo-year old bronze Phra Mongkoln; the pale sandstone Sleeping Buddha at Wat Lokaya ... & more: dozens of kings, tales of palace intrigue & treasure-laden crypts + photos & postcards
Revisitando as Pirâmides Egípcias
You set the price! Words: 23,090. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Um manual completo sobre as pirâmides do Antigo Egito durante a Era das Pirâmides. Contém: localizações das pirâmides; dimensões dos seus interiores e exteriores; sua história e seus construtores; teorias sobre sua construção; teorias sobre seu propósito e função; geometria sagrada incorporada ao projeto das pirâmides; e muito, muito mais.
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.
Les pyramides d’Égypte revisitées
You set the price! Words: 24,400. Language: French. Published: May 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
Cette édition traduite en français fournit une information complète au sujet des pyramides de l’ancienne Égypte sur le plateau de Guizèh, de même que la « pyramide » de Zoser à degrés de Saqqarah et également les trois pyramides de Snéfrou, construites avant celles de Guizeh. Il inclut : les lieux et dimensions de l’intérieur et de l’extérieur de ces pyramides, l’histoire et les bâtisseurs des py.
Redescubriendo las pirámides egipcias
You set the price! Words: 25,120. Language: Spanish. Published: April 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Información ilustrada de los interiores y exteriores de las pirámides, su construcción y sus fines verdaderos. Un manual completo sobre las pirámides del Antiguo Egipto durante la Edad de las Pirámides. Contiene: las ubicaciones y dimensiones de los interiores y exteriores de estas pirámides; la historia y los constructores de las pirámides; las teorías de su construcción;
Terrarium City
Price: Free! Words: 21,580. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This exposition presents the blueprint for a future city. Its design is a complete overhaul of contemporary layouts and bestows numerous new benefits. Some of the highlights are: every residential property overlooks a park; pedestrians never cross the path of a vehicle; commuters travel from point to point without encountering an intersection; nobody walks from their car to their destination.
Arquitetura Escavada na Rocha e no Solo
Price: Free! Words: 32,880. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 2, 2018 by Elemental Editoração. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Sabemos que os homens primitivos, na pré-história, viviam em cavernas e / ou habitações escavadas sob o nível do solo. No entanto, estamos prontos para nos surpreender quando descobrimos, durante nossas viagens, que até hoje grupos de população vivem em formas "trogloditas", isto é, nas cavernas escavadas na rocha ou diretamente sob os pés do transeunte. Na China, como na América do Norte...
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.
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;...
Egyptian Pyramids Revisited
You set the price! Words: 21,860. 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.