The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,972,089 members ⚫ 1,310,169 ebooks

New to eBooks.com?

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
Public, Commercial, or Industrial Buildings

Most popular at the top

  • Designing Schoolsby Kate Darian-Smith; Julie Willis

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Designing Schools explores the close connections between the design of school buildings and educational practices throughout the twentieth century to today. Through international cases studies that span the Americas, Europe, Africa and Australia, this volume examines historical innovations in school architecture and situates these within changing... more...

  • Design Engineering Refocusedby Hanif Kara; Daniel Bosia

    Wiley 2016; US$ 65.95 US$ 59.36

    The contents of the book will highlight the differences between the design and engineering disciplines – strengths and flaws. It will also illustrate examples of interdisciplinary interactions. Any false dichotomies will be revealed and the many non-linear processes borne out of challenging conventions between traditional and new modes of practice... more...

  • Stadiaby Geraint John; Rod Sheard; Ben Vickery

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 78.95

    In this fully updated and redesigned edition of the essential and long-established Stadia , the authors offer their unrivalled expertise to all professionals who commission, plan, design, and manage high-quality sports venues. Ideas about the design and use of stadiums continue to evolve and this fifth edition includes the latest developments in... more...

  • Design for Healthby Terri Peters

    Wiley 2017; US$ 39.95 US$ 35.95

    Design for Health: Sustainable Approaches to Therapeutic Architecture Guest-Edited by Terri Peters This issue of AD seeks out innovative and varied sustainable architectural responses to designing for health, such as: integrating sensory gardens and landscapes into the care environment; specifying local materials and passive technologies;... more...

  • Geometry and Atmosphereby C. Alan Short; Peter Barrett; Alistair Fair; Monty Sutrisna

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Drawing on detailed design, construction and financial histories of six prominent Performing Arts buildings with budgets ranging from £3.4 million to over £100 million, Geometry and Atmosphere presents unique and valuable insights into the complex process of building for the arts. Each theatre project, from tailor-made spaces for avant-garde companies... more...

  • Graft - Home. Story.by GRAFT

    Birkhäuser 2017; US$ 59.95

    Founded in 1998 in Los Angeles, Graft is an international architectural firm with branch offices in Berlin and Beijing. The firm is renowned for its experimental design practice and futuristic design vocabulary. This publication documents projects in the residential realm – whether permanent or temporary, or for holiday or work. more...

  • Forming and Centeringby Kenneth M. Moffett

    Emerald Publishing Limited 2017; US$ 59.95

    In this book a fresh look at the central issues of architecture is assembled and recast into a fully integrated narrative, based on two foundational and complementary aspects of architectural design: those that give shape and those that give focus—forming and centering. more...

  • Explorer la capitaleby Andrew Waldron; Peter Coffman

    Les Presses de l'Université d'Ottawa 2017; US$ 19.99

    À la fois beau-livre et guide pratique de randonnées pédestres de la région de la capitale nationale, ce magnifique livre sur l’histoire et l’architecture d’Ottawa et de Hull arrive à point nommé pour marquer les célébrations du 150e anniversaire du Canada. more...

  • Basics Water Cyclesby Doris Haas-Arndt

    Birkhäuser 2009; US$ 17.99

    Die Integration der haustechnischen Anlagen ist ein wichtiger Aspekt bei der Planung des Architekten. Die Konzeptionierung von Versorgungssträngen und Kreisläufen im Gebäude erfordert ein Verständnis für die Zusammenhänge der Ver- und Entsorgung mit dem Element Wasser. Hierbei geht es vor allem um die Zusammenhänge der einzelnen Kreislaufelemente... more...

  • Architectural Colossi and the Human Bodyby Charalampos Politakis

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    The human body has been used as both a model and metaphor in architecture since antiquity. This book explores how it has been an inspiration for the exterior form of architectural colossi through the years. It considers the body as a source of architectural and artistic representation and in doing so explores the results of such practices in colossal... more...