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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.
Methods of Early Golf Architecture: The Selected Writings of C.B. Macdonald, George C. Thomas, Robert Hunter (Volume 2)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,890. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015 by Coventry House Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
"Methods of Early Golf Architecture" features selected writings from premier architects C.B. Macdonald, George C. Thomas, and Robert Hunter. With precision and detail, these visionaries discuss each element of golf course design, and no detail is left untouched.
Methods of Early Golf Architecture: The Selected Writings of Alister MacKenzie, H.S. Colt, and A.W. Tillinghast (Volume 1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,060. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015 by Coventry House Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
"Methods of Early Golf Architecture" features selected writings from 19th century architects Alister MacKenzie, H.S. Colt, and A.W. Tillinghast. With precision and detail, these prominent architects discuss each element of golf course design, and no detail is left untouched.
Nature & Health in Cities, Citygreen Issue 9
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 46,000. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This issue features Parks Victoria’s Healthy Parks Healthy People movement and the US-based National Park Prescriptions Initiative in Reports. Local stories include “Seeking Nature’s Mysterious Ways” that incorporates insights on the implementation of Nature Ways, and an interview with the Group CEO of Alexandra Health System.
The Open Office Is Naked
Price: Free! Words: 23,460. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Industrial & organizational psychology, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Because ZOO-directors know more about inborn needs of animals, than company-directors about the innate needs of people… the cages in modern zoos are better for animals, than modern offices for people. Result: offices where people suffer from less productivity, less creativity, less (!) communication, more stress. Hence, these cheap offices are very expensive. Book based on extensive research
Cultivating the City, Citygreen Issue 8
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 32,500. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This issue of CITYGREEN showcases the different forms that “Urban Horticulture” can take, including a shopping mall, public housing project, airport, school and two children gardens. Epub readers enjoy complimentary Flipbook Viewer format.
Stepping Up with Green, Citygreen Issue 7
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 47,000. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This issue of CITYGREEN rounds up a number of project features that impressively demonstrate skyrise greenery and research reports on the forecasts for the global green roof and green wall market, as well as the findings of a life-cycle assessment of five different types of vertical greenery systems. Epub readers enjoy complimentary Flipbook Viewer format.
Green Spaces for Sustainable Cities, Citygreen Issue 6
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 44,340. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This issue of CITYGREEN aims to share insights on the values of nature in cities. The selection of articles includes SmartCode for walkable, mixed-use urbanism, reconnection to the natural world through a “naturising index” and European Green Capitals. Epub readers enjoy complimentary Flipbook Viewer format.
Water & the City, Citygreen Issue 5
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 39,430. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This issue provides a balanced view on the broad spectrum of topics related to the theme of water in the urban landscape, ranging from how water can be managed for better quality or to be further transformed into an ecosystem service to activating spaces in cities using waterscapes. EPub readers enjoy complimentary Flipbook Viewer format.
Biodiversity in the Urban Landscape, Citygreen Issue 4
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 60,470. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In this issue, Bruce Clarkson shares about the reconstruction of Hamilton's Indigenous Ecosystems, the Waiwhakareke Natural Heritage Park whilst Steward Pickett discusses the urban biodiversity in the Baltimore Ecosystem study. Feature article on Singapore's butterflies, hornbills, native birds, fireflies and native orchids. EPub readers enjoy complimentary Flipbook Viewer format.
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.
Green in Cities goes Skywards, Citygreen issue 2
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 34,470. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
This issue features articles by prominent figures in the green roofs and vertical greening industries, such as Dr. Patrick Blanc, Dr. Ken Yeang, Andrew Grant and Dr. Tan Puay Yok, discussing how vegetation can reduce the energy consumption of buildings and explore the role of green roofs in enhancing biodiversity in urban settings. EPub readers enjoy complimentary Flipbook Viewer format.
Citygreen Issue 1
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 26,660. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Acoustics & Sound
This issue presents latest turf and arboriculture research in Singapore, as well as projects such as Gardens by the Bay, the Southern Ridges and other award winners. In the ecology section, biodiversity conservation in Singapore is compared with urban biodiversity protection in the City of Berlin, Germany. EPub readers enjoy complimentary Flipbook Viewer format.
Phong thủy dương trạch học - ứng dụng
Price: $2.28 USD. Words: 41,270. Language: Vietnamese. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Với sự sàng lọc của thời gian, với sự lưu truyền rộng rãi, với mục đích làm cho đời sống con người thêm tốt đẹp, phong thủy học xứng đáng để chúng ta nghiên cứu, tìm hiểu và ứng dụng.
Timber Frame Home Package
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 20,450. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The best book on Timber Frame packages available on the market today. Save thousands on your Timber Frame Home Package.
A Guide to Post-Industrial Detroit: Unconventional Tours of an Urban Landscape
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Detroit, once the prosperous automobile capital of the world, has experienced serious population loss leading to abandoned buildings and neighborhoods. For the urban explorer, it presents a unique experience. This book, with 200 photos, guides the reader along tours of the ruins and splendors of The Motor City.
We don't need history
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,570. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In China, a new myth – the myth of The Chinese Dream – is fast amassing dreamers. It’s is not unlike the American Dream – the core component is still the promise of a wealthy middle-class lifestyle: a family, a privately owned car, and a house with your name on the lintel.
Şirince Meydan Muharebelerinin Mufassal Tarihçesi
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 49,260. Language: Turkish. Published: September 23, 2013 by Propaganda Yayınları. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Sevan Nişanyan, İzmir'in Şirince köyünde giriştiği turizm faaliyetlerinin hikâyesini anlatıyor bu kitapta.
Participatory Planning in Plan Preparation
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,240. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Participatory planning is very sought after concept in the domain of planning in current practices. Delhi is a very progressive city and the city planners and administrators are very active in adopting and implementing current best practices across the world. There are many practices in Delhi which is seen as a good example of participatory planning.
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.