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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).
The Ultimate Green Roof Guide
Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 34,810. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
A detailed guide for home owners, real estate decision makers, students, community leaders, visionaries, & dreamers ready to rock the world with greenroof infrastructure.
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.
Case Sane, Case Nefaste
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 23,000. Language: Italian. Published: July 28, 2015 and represented by Ebooks World Editor. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Questo libro spiega perché esistono terreni pericolosi e case talmente nefaste da far ammalare i propri inquilini, fornisce indicazioni pratiche su come riequilibrare le forze che agiscono negli edifici e sugli occupanti; insegna inoltre, come eliminare le emissioni nocive per la salute e convogliare l'energia benefica all'interno della casa.
Il Manuale del Risparmio Energetico. Consigli pratici e soluzioni tecniche su come risparmiare denaro nella tua casa
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 46,760. Language: Italian. Published: July 28, 2015 and represented by Ebooks World Editor. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
L’intento è di fornire alcune indicazioni per l’utente che spesso, anche se bene intenzionato, non sa quali iniziative intraprendere per usare in maniera corretta l’energia elettrica, sfruttare al massimo la luce naturale, illuminare artificialmente gli ambienti, riscaldare e condizionare, utilizzare l’acqua, gestire i rifiuti, riciclare i materiali, ecc.
Case Ecologiche di Legno. Tutto quello che devi sapere
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 23,900. Language: Italian. Published: July 28, 2015 and represented by Ebooks World Editor. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Questo libro è una guida utile per tutti quelli che vogliono avvicinarsi all'edilizia ecologica, e costruire una casa di legno accogliente, salubre, esteticamente apprezzabile ed energeticamente efficiente. La pubblicazione offre consigli e suggerimenti per realizzare un edificio a regola d'arte, illustrando le caratteristiche del legno, le tecniche costruttive conosciute e i materiali.
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 and 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.
Trang trí nội thất - Theo phong thủy học.
Price: $2.88 USD. Words: 22,450. Language: Vietnamese. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Sách nêu những bí quyết giúp cho chúng ta thiết kế, bố trí nhà cửa tiện dụng, đẹp đẽ; bắt mỗi đồ vật phải lên tiếng nói tích cực nhất, có lợi nhất; góp phần giúp gia đình “an cư lạc nghiệp”.
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: 23,670. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Industrial & organizational psychology, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The cages in modern zoos are better for animals, than modern offices for people, because ZOO-directors know more about inborn needs of animals, than company-directors about the innate needs of 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.