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  • Interior Design for Autism from Adulthood to Geriatricsby A. J. Paron-Wildes

    Wiley 2013; US$ 14.99

    When designing spaces for individuals with Autism, there arespecific design strategies that can be employed to create optimalspaces that can have a positive impact on special learning andsensory needs.  Interior Design for Austism from Adulthoodto Geriatrics gives designers the exact information they needto implement these design strategies... more...

  • Fassadenby Ulrich Knaack; Tillmann Klein; Marcel Bilow; Thomas Auer

    Birkhäuser 2014; US$ 49.00

    Dieses Buch zeigt die Prinzipien des Fassadenaufbaus auf. Die wichtigsten Typen wie Pfosten-Riegel-Fassade, Vorhangfassade, Elementfassade, Doppel- und Komponentenfassade werden vorgestellt und ihre Anforderungen an Entwurf und Konstruktion verdeutlicht. Zeichnungen erläutern die Prinzipien der einzelnen Fassadentypen und veranschaulichen... more...

  • Palast und Stadt im severischen Romby Natascha Sojc; Aloys Winterling; Ulrike Wulf-Rheidt

    Franz Steiner Verlag 2013; US$ 51.24

    Die Paläste auf dem römischen Palatin waren über Jahrhunderte hinweg Sinnbild für die alles überragende Macht der Kaiser und für die Vorherrschaft Roms in der antiken Welt. <BR>Zugleich bildeten sie den konkreten räumlichen Rahmen für die sozialen Interaktionsformen und politischen Organisationsstrukturen des kaiserlichen Hofes. Beide Aspekte... more...

  • Architectural Tiles: Conservation and Restorationby Lesley Durbin

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00

    Providing hands on advice for the conservator, Architectural Tiles: Conservation and Restoration is a unique and valuable guide. Topics covered offer practical guidance on conservation and restoration techniques including the problems of manufacture, cleaning, replacement or repair and mortars. Techniques are illustrated by comprehensive case studies,... more...

  • Ornamentby Antoine Picon

    Wiley 2014; US$ 45.00

    Antoine Picon is the G Ware Travelstead Professor of the History of Architecture and Technology and Co-Director of Doctoral Programs at Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD). He is also Director of Research at Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées, Paris. He has published numerous books and articles mostly dealing with the complementary... more...

  • Die Traianssäule in Romby Ritchie Pogorzelski

    Nünnerich Asmus Verlag & Media 2013; US$ 20.31

    Politisches Propagandamonument farblich gefasst. Die imposante, fast 40 Meter hohe Marmorsäule auf dem Traiansforum im Herzen Roms ist das Musterbeispiel eines römischen Siegesmonumentes. Auf dem über 200 Meter langen Fries der Traianssäule in Rom dokumentierte der römische Kaiser Traian (98 - 117 n. Chr.) seine beiden Feldzüge... more...

  • The Memory Palaceby Edward Hollis

    Counterpoint 2014; US$ 28.00

    The rooms we live in are always more than just four walls. As we decorate these spaces and fill them with objects and friends, they shape our lives and become the backdrop to our sense of self. One day, the houses will be gone, but even then, traces of the stories and the memories they contained will remain. In this dazzling work of imaginative re-construction,... more...

  • Facadismby Jonathan Richards

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 275.00

    Facadism - the preservation of historic facades, the creation of facsimiles in front of new buildings and the decorative exercises of postmodernism - is accused of destroying architectural innovation, of divorcing the interior and exterior of buildings and of reducing townscapes to theatre sets. Its defenders describe facadism as the way urban tradition... more...

  • Archispeakby Tom Porter

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 46.95

    Widely used in architectural circles in the heat of discussion, the recurrent use of particular words and terms has evolved into a language of design jargon. Commonly found in architectural literature and journalism, in critical design debate and especially in student project reviews, Archispeak can seem insular and perplexing to others and -- particularly... more...

  • Dictionary of Architectural and Building Technologyby Henry Cowan; Peter Smith; Henry Cowan; Peter Smith

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 73.95

    A comprehensive summary of the vocabulary used across the building industry, from the preparation of an architectural brief, through creative and technical design, to construction technology and facilities management. The latest edition has several substantially revised entries as well as many new additions, including new illustrations and terms. Covering... more...