The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Details and decoration

Most popular at the top

  • The Handbook of Interior Designby Jo Ann Asher Thompson; Nancy Blossom

    Wiley 2015; US$ 195.00

    The Handbook of Interior Design explores ways of thinking that inform the discipline of interior design. It challenges readers to consider the connections within theory, research, and practice and the critical underpinnings that have shaped interior design. Offers a theory of interior design by moving beyond a descriptive approach to the... more...

  • Architectural Detailingby Edward Allen; Patrick Rand

    Wiley 2012; US$ 85.00

    This edition of the industry standard on architectural detailing includes new sections covering analysis and modification of existing details and design of new details, both basic and advanced. Revised to address sustainability and to reflect the International Building Code®, Architectural Detailing continues to deliver reliable, insightful information... more...

  • The Perfect Ofsted Lessonby Jackie Beere

    Crown House Publishing 2010; US$ 13.11

    How can a teacher make sure, in the brief time that an inspector (or other assessor) spends in their classroom, that the lesson ticks enough boxes to impress -- AND gain that outstanding grade? The Perfect (Ofsted) Lesson is a great new book by Jackie Beere designed to help improve school's Ofsted Results. Jackie Beere leads the teacher through the... more...

  • Wärmeschutzby Kai Schild; Wolfgang M Willems; Wolfgang M Willems

    Vieweg+Teubner Verlag 2011; US$ 39.99

    Wie wird winterlicher und sommerlicher Wärmeschutz vernünftig geplant und konstruktiv umgesetzt? Wo entstehen Wärmebrücken und wie können sie vermieden werden? Wie lässt sich die Temperaturverteilung an Gebäudeteilen bestimmen? Wärmeschutz ist einer der wichtigsten Bestandteile der Bauphysik und der Gebäudeplanung. Dieses Praxisbuch liefert das notwendige... more...

  • Design & Intuitionby C. LEWIS KAUSEL

    WIT Press 2011; US$ 238.00

    This book, the result of thirty years of observation and study, examines the interplay between culture, design, and conscious and unconscious thought processes through the development of design observed first in ancient structures and then in interiors and artefacts associated with architecture. more...

  • Exterior Building Enclosuresby Keith Boswell

    Wiley 2013; US$ 95.00

    A comprehensive guide to the design and execution of sophisticated exterior building enclosures Focused on the design process for architects and related professionals, this book addresses the design and execution of sophisticated exterior building enclosures for a number of commercial building types and in a variety of building materials. It focuses... more...

  • Decorative Artby Albert Jaquemart

    Parkstone International 2012; US$ 9.95

    From the Middle Ages to contemporary times, decorative art can be defi ned by the artistic materials, designs and objects used in both architecture and interior design. Similar to many art forms decorative art continues to evolve, originating with pieces as simple as a chair, noted for its utility, to purely ornamental objects, celebrated for their... more...

  • Kaiser Trajan als Bauherrby Heiner Knell

    WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2012; US$ 34.33

    Das Imperium Romanum war unter der Herrschaft Trajans (98 bis 117 n. Chr.) größer und mächtiger als je zuvor und je danach. Der Kaiser nutzte seinen durch militärische Erfolge abgesicherten Herrschaftsanspruch, um Bauwerke und Anlagen wie das Trajansforum in Rom und das Siegesmonument in Adamklissi errichten zu lassen. Er förderte zivile Einrichtungen... more...

  • "Tivoli und die Villa Hadriana - Das ""stolze Tibur"": Latinerstadt und Sommersitz Roms"by Helmut Schareika

    Philipp von Zabern Verlag 2012; US$ 45.78

    Ab dem Ende des 15. Jahrhunderts wurde das Gelände der einstigen ?Villa Tiburtina? Kaiser Hadrians zum Objekt der Plünderungen Papst Alexanders VI. und darauf weiterer Mächtiger. Die Villa diente ihnen zur Bestückung ihrer Paläste mit antiken Kunstschätzen: Das bedeutete zugleich Neuentdeckung und noch tiefgreifendere Zerstörung als in vorangegangenen... more...

  • Doorwayby Simon Unwin

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 53.95

    Though we may take them for granted, doorways impinge on our lives in many ways. Their powers are even richer and more varied than those of the wall. They can change the ways we behave, and alter how we see our surroundings. They challenge us and protect our territories. They punctuate our experiences as we move from place to place. They set the geometry... more...