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The Green Self-Build Book

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Author: Jon Broome  |  Isbn: 978-1903998731  |  File size: 17 Mb  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 256  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Whether you want a turf roof, solar-powered hot water, or a superinsulated (and cost-efficient) house, you need to know the essential elements of the self-build process, and in The Green Self-Build Book, Jon Broome gives an overview of the different methods of sustainable...

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Apartment Buildings Today

Architecture | 172 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Carles Broto  |  Isbn: 9788492796847  |  File size: 77 Mb  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 300  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Alvaro Siza, Neutelings & Riedijk, Bevk Perovic, Delugan Meissl and Eduardo Souto de Moura are among the distinguished architects whose work is featured in this collection. Centring on residential architecture, it considers the finest achievements of the world's most...

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Landscape Infrastructure: Case Studies by SWA

Architecture | 126 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Charles Waldheim, Gerdo Aquino, Julia Czerniak, and Ying-Yu Hung  |  Isbn: 9783034612722  |  File size: 44 Mb  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Now available as revised edition: The successful title on integrated ecological landscape planning Infrastructure, as we know it, no longer belongs in the exclusive realm of engineers and transportation planners. In the...

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Gordon Atkins: Architecture 1960-95

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Author: Graham Livesey  |  Isbn: 9781552381250  |  File size: 78 Mb  |  Year: 2005  |  Pages: 135  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture This book explores numerous aspects of this architect's significant & often overlooked body of work. Primarily focussing on visual material, such as Atkins' own drawings & photographs, this book features eighteen projects that span most of his career. Included is an...

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Urbanisms: Working with Doubt

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Author: Steven Holl  |  Isbn: 978-1568986791  |  File size: 101 Mb  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 176  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Contemporary urban development is increasingly characterized by a reliance on diagrams to convey the rational, statistical point of view of the professional urban planner. In his new book Urbanisms, architect Steven Holl suggests that just as modern medicine has...

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The Codes Guidebook for Interiors, 6th edition

Architecture | 202 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Katherine E. Kennon and Sharon K. Harmon  |  Isbn: 9781118809365  |  File size: 12 Mb  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 608  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture The Codes Guidebook for Interiors, Sixth Edition is the standards reference of choice for designers and architects, and the only guide devoted exclusively to codes applicable to interiors. With jargon-free explanations of all standards and...

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Five Hundred Buildings of London

Architecture | 192 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Gill Davies  |  Isbn: 9781579128579  |  File size: 68 Mb  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 608  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Architecture Five hundred stunning duotone photographs showcase the finest, most majestic, and interesting examples of architecture in one of the world's most beloved cities The greatest buildings, monuments, and structures of London come to life in these inspiring,...

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Architecture | 204 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Charles J. Kibert  |  Isbn: 9780470904459  |  File size: 18 Mb  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 560  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture The classic reference for high-performance green building delivery systems No longer just a buzzword, sustainable construction is going mainstream—and soon will be the norm. Revised to reflect the latest developments of the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in...

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The Construction of Houses, 5th edition

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Author: Derek Worthing, Duncan Marshall, Nigel Dann, and Roger Heath  |  Isbn: 9780080971001  |  File size: 15 Mb  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 784  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture The fifth edition of this successful textbook is aimed specifically at those students and practitioners who require a broad understanding of building construction as part of a wider sphere of professional activity. The book...

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Residential Landscape Architecture 6th Edition

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Author: James E. Hiss and Norman K. Booth  |  Isbn: 978-0132376198  |  File size: 68 Mb  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 576  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Residential Landscape Architecture: Design Process for the Private Residence, Sixth Edition, covers the fundamentals of residential design. The text provides a thorough, how-to explanation of each of the steps of the design process—from initial...

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Biophilic Cities: Integrating Nature into Urban Design & Planning

Architecture | 183 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Timothy Beatley  |  Isbn: 9781597267151  |  File size: 12 Mb  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 208  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Tim Beatley has long been a leader in advocating for the "greening" of cities. But too often, he notes, urban greening efforts focus on everything except nature, emphasizing such elements as public transit, renewable energy production, and energy efficient building...

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Architectural Drawing, Second Edition

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Author: David Dernie  |  Isbn: 9781780671697  |  File size: 24 Mb  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 260  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture This book focuses on the exciting possibilities for representing the built environment with techniques ranging from pencil sketching to computers. It teaches students the following skills: how to draw using a range of media, the basic rules of making effective spatial...

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The Construction of Drawings & Movies: Models for Architectural Design & Analysis

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Author: Thomas Forget  |  Isbn: 9780415898409  |  File size: 6 Mb  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 272  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture The architectural imagery that you create is most effective when it examines your project in an abstract manner. Most students and practitioners understand linear perspective and cinema to be examples of architectural presentation tools. This book asks you to consider...

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Theatre Buildings: A Design Guide

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Author: Judith Strong  |  Isbn: 9780415548946  |  File size: 32 Mb  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 304  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture The Association of British Theatre Technicians produced its first guide to the design and planning of theatres in 1972. Revised in 1986, it became the standard reference work for anyone involved in building, refurbishing, or creating a performance space. Theatre Buildings...

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Structure As Architecture 2 edition

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Author: Andrew Charleson  |  Isbn: 9780415644594  |  File size: 53 Mb  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 260  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Structure as Architecture presents a comprehensive analysis of the indispensable role of structure in architecture. An exploration, as well as a celebration, of structure, the book draws on a series of design studies and case study examples to illustrate how structure...

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Sustainable Solar Housing: Volume 1 – Strategies & Solutions

Architecture | 140 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: Maria Wall and Robert Hastings  |  Isbn: 978-1844077991  |  File size: 19 Mb  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 288  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture This far-reaching and authoritative two-volume set examines a range of potential solutions for low-energy building design, considering different strategies (energy conservation and renewable energy) and technologies (relating to the building envelope,...

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Author: Chris Magwood  |  Isbn: 9780865717060  |  File size: 53 Mb  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 467  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture From foundation to finish, a wealth of information is available on sustainable construction methods—entire volumes have been published on individual green and natural building techniques. But with so many different ideas to choose from, there is no single resource that...

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Architecture | 136 | 1-08-2017, 12:54

Author: James M. Goode and Laura W. Bush  |  Isbn: 9781588344984  |  File size: 127.9 Mb  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Architecture The Evolution of Washington, DC is a striking volume featuring select pieces of the extraordinary collection of Washingtoniana donated by Albert H. Small to the George Washington University in 2011. It showcases treasures such as an 1860 lithograph...

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Author: A. Peter Fawcett  |  Isbn: 9780750656696  |  File size: 5 Mb  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 128  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Architecture Design Notebook focuses on the process of design as pragmatic and non-theoretical. Dealing systematically with the core design curriculum, it clearly demonstrates the skills required for designing at undergraduate level.

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Author: C. Mileto, F. Vegas, L. García Soriano, and V. Cristini  |  Isbn: 9781138026827  |  File size: 371 Mb  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 804  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Sustainability is a concept that has monopolised a large number of the scientific debates in a wide range of spheres connected not only with architecture, urban planning and construction, but also with the product market,...

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Author: Hüseyin Emre Ilgin and Mehmet Halis Günel  |  Isbn: 9781138021778  |  File size: 23 Mb  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 214  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture The structural challengesof building 800 metresinto the skyare substantial, and include several factors whichdo notaffect low-rise construction. This book focusses on these areas specifically to provide thearchitectural and structural knowledge...

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Author: Douglas Murphy  |  Isbn: 1780990227  |  File size: 4 Mb  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 168  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Architecture Against those who considerarchitecture to be a wholly optimistic activity, this book shows how the history of modern architecture is inextricably tied to ideas of failure and ruin. By means of an original reading of the earliest origins of modernism, the Architecture of...

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Author: Mark Garcia  |  Isbn: 9781118522530  |  File size: 24 Mb  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 144  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Despite the exaggerated news of the untimely 'death of the detail' by Greg Lynn, the architectural detail is now more lifelike and active than ever before. In this era of digital design and production technologies, new materials, parametrics, building information modeling...

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Green Cities of Europe: Global Lessons on Green Urbanism

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Author: Timothy Beatley  |  Isbn: 9781597269759  |  File size: 5 Mb  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 260  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture In the absence of federal leadership, states and localities are stepping forward to address critical problems like climate change, urban sprawl, and polluted water and air. Making a city fundamentally sustainable is a daunting task, but fortunately, there are dynamic,...

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Author: Jeffrey Kipnis  |  Isbn: 9781568983820  |  File size: 15.6 Mb  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 160  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Source Books in Architecture is a new series focusing on new single works by significant architects. Sponsored by Ohio State University, the series reveals the architectural motivations and techniques behind each building. The Source Books document each work with...

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