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Chinese Contemporary Architecture

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Author: Kai Cui  |  Isbn: 9781908758033  |  File size: 26MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 354  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Sixteen outstanding contemporary Chinese architects and teams from a state-owned large-scale design firm and privately owned design firms and individual studios, are presented in this book. Contemporary Chinese architectural languages and form, which connect history and today,...

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Inclusive Urban Design: Public Toilets

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Author: Clara Greed  |  Isbn: 9780750653855  |  File size: 20MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 380  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture This is a unique text providing both design guidance and policy direction for the provision and design of public toilets covering city-wide, district-level and site-specific principles. It highlights the role of urban design in reversing the trend of inadequate toilet...

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The Complete Book Of Underground Houses

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Author: Rob Roy  |  Isbn: 9780806907284  |  File size: 36.4MB  |  Year: 1994  |  Pages: 148  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture "According to Roy, underground or earth-sheltered' houses are unexpectedly livable. Judging by his book's attractive pictures, that's easy to believe. The house he bases his point-by-point guide on is indeed a showplace. Its homey touches are just that, though, and Roy's main...

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Architecture for Islamic Societies Today

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Author: James Steele  |  Isbn: 9781854902078  |  File size: 53.5MB  |  Year: 1994  |  Pages: 154  |  Language: Arabic  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Since the Aga Khan Award for Architecture was begun in 1977 it has been in the forefront of recognising the full impact of social and environmental upheaval on the built environment in Third World countries. In this volume the jury's selection for the fourth cycle of the...

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100 Home Design Principles

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Author: Arthur Gao  |  Isbn: 9789881507105  |  File size: 62MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 384  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Home design combines the essence of architecture and art, and designer do their best to find new ways in the various contradictions and conflicts to perfectly express their understanding of space and the owners' initial imagination. At the same time, each case always contains...

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Ecohouse

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Author: Manuel Fuentes, Stephanie Thomas-Rees, and Sue Roaf  |  Isbn: 9780750669030  |  File size: 66.3MB  |  Year: 2007  |  Pages: 488  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Now in its 3rd edition, the bestselling Ecohouse continues to be both a technical guide and an inspiration for thousands of architects, designers and eco-builders all over the world.

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Australia's Best Beach Houses

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Author: Coastal Life  |  Isbn: 0980831423  |  File size: 181.9MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 228  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Within Australia's Best Beach Houses we have endeavored to show you what we consider to be some of the country's most outstanding coastal homes, featuring dwellings from some of the premiere architects and building designers in Australia. Download book...

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Canadian Wood-Frame House Construction

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Author: Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation  |  Isbn: 9780660172941  |  File size: 44.4MB  |  Year: 1998  |  Pages: 303  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture This handy reference book walks you through the complete construction of a wood frame house, from excavation to the finishing touches. It is the most comprehensive, easy-to-use reference book for the construction of wood-frame houses. Features...

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A Walk Through the Cloisters

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Author: Bonnie Young and Malcolm Varon  |  Isbn: 978-0870992056  |  File size: 32.8MB  |  Year: 1979  |  Pages: 146  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Visit Hours and Admission Plan Your Visit Museum Map Suggested Itineraries Visit The Cloisters Hours and Admission Getting to The Cloisters Group Visits to The Cloisters Accessibility at The Cloisters Accessibility Contact Information Visit The...

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Japanese Gardens: Tranquility, Simplicity, Harmony

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Author: Geeta Mehta and Kimie Tada  |  Isbn: 9784805309421  |  File size: 24+46MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 208  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Featuring beautiful photographs and insightful commentary this Japanese gardening book is a must have for any gardening or zen enthusiast. At the heart of a Japanese garden is harmony with nature. More than simply a landscape of trees and flowering shrubs,...

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Houses for Small Spaces

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Author: Gary Takle  |  Isbn: 9780980831481  |  File size: 99.2MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture With many cities around the globe bursting at the seams, town planners are creating smaller lot sizes. As a result, architects and designers are pushing the boundaries of available space. In this book we look at some of the solutions and help the reader to think outside the...

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A Guidebook to Contemporary Architecture in Vancouver

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Author: Christopher Macdonald  |  Isbn: 9781553654452  |  File size: 17MB  |  Year: 2010  |  Pages: 192  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture A Guidebook to Contemporary Architecture in Vancouver explores buildings constructed as the city experienced unprecedented growth, beginning with Expo ‘86 and continuing through the 2010 Olympic Winter Games. The guidebook features buildings and public spaces...

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The Domus Aurea & the Roman Architectural Revolution

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Author: Larry F. Ball  |  Isbn: 9780521822510  |  File size: 15.4MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 328  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Nero's palace, the Domus Aurea (Golden House), is an influential building in the history of Roman architecture. Because it has been incompletely studied and poorly understood since its most important sections were excavated in the 1930s, Larry Ball's study of the palace...

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Designer Faux Finishing: Ideas & Inspiration for Sophisticated Surfaces

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Author: Victor DeMasi  |  Isbn: 9781592533473  |  File size: 68MB  |  Year: 2008  |  Pages: 176  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Faux finishing, or decorative painting, is the process of applying multiple layers of interior house paint and glaze to craft a textured or photorealistic pattern, such as wood grain, marbling, a cloudscape, and onward to more complex murals and trompe l’oeil. Most...

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Isolation thermique extérieure par enduit sur isolant PSE

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Author:  |  Isbn: 9782868915962  |  File size: 11MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 102  |  Language: French  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Avec la collection Guide Pratique développement durable, le CSTB met en avant des sujets mariant bâtiment et préoccupations environnementales. Cette collection permet aux professionnels du bâtiment une lecture facilitée des règles techniques de construction à travers un large éventail...

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Antonio Sant'elia

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Author: Aurora Cuito and Cristina Montes  |  Isbn: 9783823855477  |  File size: 14.4MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 80  |  Language: Multilingual  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Antonio Sant?Elia (Como 1888-Monfalcone, 1916), a notable Italian futurist architect was, especially after his early death, an important influence on the evolution of modern architecture. He studied in Milan and Bologna. He undertook few...

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Towards 0-Impact Buildings & Built Environments

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Author: Christoph Ravesloot, Jacques Kimman, and Ronald Rovers  |  Isbn: 9789085940289  |  File size: 6.2MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 224  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture This book is a compilation of key notes and best papers of the 2010 Sustainable Building Euregional Conference. The book addresses questions on how to design new buildings and districts with optimized energy and water systems with...

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Structural Steelwork: Analysis & Design

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Author: S. S. Ray  |  Isbn: 0632038578  |  File size: 24MB  |  Year: 1998  |  Pages: 592  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture This manual, a companion to the book Reinforced Concrete, also by Ray, covers the design of structural steelwork elements in a logical, step-by-step fashion. The text is backed up by numerous illustrations, design charts and tables, and refers throughout to the relevant codes of...

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Heteroglossic Asia: The Transformation of Urban Taiwan

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Author: Francis Chia-Hui Lin  |  Isbn: 9781138800939  |  File size: 9MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 186  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Heteroglossic Asia presents an analysis of geographic, historical, cultural, economic, spatial and political factors underlying Taiwan’s maritime urbanity by means of case studies based on Taipei and Kaohsiung; two cities which represent the multi-accentual...

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Site Planning & Design Handbook, Second Edition

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Author: Thomas Russ  |  Isbn: 9780071605588  |  File size: 17.6MB  |  Year: 2009  |  Pages: 528  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Essential site planning and design strategies, up-to-date with the latest sustainable development techniques Discover how to incorporate sound environmental considerations into traditional site design processes. Written by a licensed landscape architect with more than 20...

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Le ravalement de façade par application de revêtement

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Author:  |  Isbn: 9782868916150  |  File size: 9MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 94  |  Language: French  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Avec la collection Guide Pratique, le CSTB offre aux professionnels du bâtiment une lecture plus facile des règles techniques de construction. Recueils de détails d'exécution présentant un large éventail de situations possibles de mise en oeuvre, ces guides ne remplacent pas les textes de...

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Resorts of 10 Leading Brands

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Author: Mandy Li  |  Isbn: 9789881545268  |  File size: 91.6MB  |  Year: 2013  |  Pages: 498  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture This book collects the high-end luxury Alila resorts in the Asia Pacific region; the romantic Banyan Tree resorts with Asian flavor; the leading luxury Shangri-La resorts in the Asian Pacific; the St. Regis resorts, which combine classic sophistication and modern luxury; the...

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Public Spectacles in Roman & Late Antique Palestine

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Author: Zeev Weiss  |  Isbn: 9780674048317  |  File size: 3.3MB  |  Year: 2014  |  Pages: 384  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Public Spectacles in Roman and Late Antique Palestine introduces readers to the panoply of public entertainment that flourished in Palestine from the first century BCE to the sixth century CE. Drawing on a trove of original archaeological and textual evidence, Zeev Weiss...

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Predictive & Optimised Life Cycle Management: Buildings & Infrastructure

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Author: Asko Sarja  |  Isbn: 9780415353939  |  File size: 6.5MB  |  Year: 2006  |  Pages: 688  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Predictive and Optimised Life-Cycle Management sets out methodologies to meet the demands of the current trend towards sustainable civil engineering and building. Encompassing all aspects of construction practice, from design through to demolition and the recycling of...

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Building Systems for Interior Designers

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Author: Corky Binggeli  |  Isbn: 9780471417330  |  File size: 7MB  |  Year: 2002  |  Pages: 464  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture The first desk reference on technical building systems for interior designers Building Systems for Interior Designers is the first book to explain technical building systems and engineering issues in a clear and accessible way to interior designers. The technical knowledge...

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Cities Full of Symbols: A Theory of Urban Space & Culture

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Author: Peter J. M. Nas  |  Isbn: 9789087281250  |  File size: 5.4MB  |  Year: 2011  |  Pages: 304  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture From Jakarta to Leiden, from Buenos Aires to New York, architecture provides much more than shelter—it provides considerable cultural, political, and philosophical meaning as well. With Cities Full of Symbols,Peter J. M. Nas brings together internationally renowned...

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The Portfolio & the Diagram

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Author: Hyungmin Pai  |  Isbn: 9780262162067  |  File size: 5.1MB  |  Year: 2002  |  Pages: 403  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture The Portfolio and the Diagram is about the changing ways architects see, read, and use the words and images of architectural publications. Architects today do not use the glossy photographs of magazines in the same way that nineteenth-century architects mobilized the...

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Natural Ventilation of Buildings: Theory, Measurement & Design

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Author: David Etheridge  |  Isbn: 9780470660355  |  File size: 14.8MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 454  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Natural ventilation is considered a prerequisite for sustainable buildings and is therefore in line with current trends in the construction industry. The design of naturally ventilated buildings is more difficult and carries greater risk than those that are...

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Terrace Design

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Author: teNeues and teNeues(Creator)  |  Isbn: 9783832790417  |  File size: 102.3MB  |  Year: 2005  |  Pages: 136  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Whether one lives in a house in the country or an apartment in town, terraces are a treasured amenity, extending living spaces to the outdoors while allowing nature inside. This lavishly illustrated fantasy book highlights twenty spectacular terraces of...

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City & Architecture: Apuntes para la cultura urbana y el quehacer disciplinario

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Author: Jose Barbagallo  |  Isbn: 9789879474280  |  File size: 4MB  |  Year: 2003  |  Pages: 133  |  Language: Spanish  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Architecture Y arquitectura y paredes se hacen de voces,de olores,de historias, de vida. De las elementales tres dimensiones, alto, largo y ancho,o de las cuatro agregando el tiempo, llegamos a las infinitas dimensiones de espacios y lugares con las que podemos jugar hoy la inefable...

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