The Art Of Reading Buildings

Author: John Mittendorf
Publisher: Fire Engineering Books
ISBN: 1593703422
Size: 31.15 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 1948
Download Read Online
Features include: • Understand the technical and practical aspects of building construction • Learn on-the-spot building construction assessment using the authors’ custom Rapid Street-Read Guides • Develop a quick construction size ...

On Alberti And The Art Of Building

Author: Robert Tavernor
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300076158
Size: 63.59 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 4958
Download Read Online
Leon Battista Alberti (1404-72) - writer, painter and sculptor, mathematician and, most famously, architectural theorist and architect - came closer than anyone to the Renaissance ideal of the 'complete man'.

The Art Of Neighboring

Author: Jay Pathak
Publisher: Baker Books
ISBN: 1441238476
Size: 56.40 MB
Format: PDF
View: 4990
Download Read Online
"--Don Ness, mayor of Duluth, Minnesota "The Art of Neighboring is at the forefront of a national movement to renew local communities. This book reminds us all of the value of pursuing relationships with the people who live around us.

Design Of Straw Bale Buildings

Author: Bruce King
Publisher: Green Books
ISBN: 9780976491118
Size: 16.89 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 6823
Download Read Online
A design manual for practicing professionals, this title draws on the collective experience of the most senior and respected figures in the rapidly-emerging field of straw bale construction.

25 To Survive

Author: Capt. Daniel Shaw
Publisher: Fire Engineering Books
ISBN: 1593703090
Size: 33.47 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 4871
Download Read Online
This book is designed to provide firefighters and fire officers “street proven” tips, techniques, and company-level drills that address and overcome the 25 most common errors that occur at residential building fires.

The Timeless Way Of Building

Author: Christopher Alexander
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195024029
Size: 13.78 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 6391
Download Read Online
This introductory volume to Alexander's other works, A Pattern of Language and The Oregon Experiment, explains concepts fundamental to his original approaches to the theory and application of architecture

Building Art

Author: Paul Goldberger
Publisher: Knopf
ISBN: 1101875801
Size: 38.80 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 6814
Download Read Online
But most of all it is the compelling story of the man who first comes to mind when we think of the lasting possibilities of buildings as art. From the Hardcover edition.

The Art Of Building Cities

Author: Camillo Sitte
Publisher: Martino Fine Books
ISBN: 9781614275244
Size: 70.91 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 4418
Download Read Online
2013 Reprint of 1945 Edition. Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software.