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  • Egyptian Templesby Murray

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Architecture Live Projectsby Harriet Harriss; Lynnette Widder

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 59.95

    Architecture Live Projects provides a persuasive, evidence-based advocacy for moving a particular kind of architectural learning, known as Live Projects, towards a holistic integration into current and future architectural curricula. Live Projects are work completed in the borderlands between architectural education and built environment practice;... more...

  • Vernacular Architecture: Towards a Sustainable Futureby C. Mileto; F. Vegas; L. García Soriano; V. Cristini

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 289.00

    Sustainability is a concept that has monopolised a large number of the scientific debates in a wide range of spheres connected not only with architecture, urban planning and construction, but also with the product market, tourism, culture, etc. However, sustainability is indissolubly linked to vernacular architecture and the lessons this architecture... more...

  • Educreation and Feedbackby Paul Ritter; Klaus Lumma; Jonquil Ritter

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95

    Educreation and Feedback: Education for Creation, Growth and Change introduces an educational revolution that focuses on the delivery of knowledge to students. Educreation is the innovation in the world history of education. The book looks at the quantitative factors that form the problems of education. A chapter of the book explores the state of professional... more...

  • 1000 Monuments of Geniusby Christopher E.M. Pearson

    Parkstone International 2014; US$ 9.50

    Since the mythical Tower of Babel, humans have continuously tried to erect monuments to match their oversized egos. With ancient ziggurats, the Taj Mahal or the Empire State Building, man has for centuries demonstrated his force by raising structures for purposes both religious and profane. As international cultural statements without words, symbols... more...

  • Ancient Monumentsby Cynthia Phillips; Shana Priwer

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 47.95

    Discusses the Egyptian pyramids, Greek temples, Roman buildings, and megalithic monuments in Britain, the book includes chapters on architecture in Mesoamerica, the early Middle East, and ancient China and Japan. more...

  • A Dictionary of Ancient Near Eastern Architectureby Dr Gwendolyn Leick; Gwendolyn Leick

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 54.95

    This Dictionary gives a comprehensive survey of the whole range of ancient Near Eastern architecture from the Neolithic round huts in Palestine to the giant temples of Ptolemaic Egypt. Gwendolyn Leick examines the development of the principal styles of ancient architecture within their geographical and historical context, and describes features of... more...

  • Nexus Network Journal 10,2by Kim Williams

    Birkhäuser Basel 2008; US$ 59.21

    This volume features a collection of papers dedicated to Canons of Form-Making, in honor of the 500th anniversary of the birth of architect Andrea Palladio (1508-1580). Theorist as well as practitioner, Palladio's architecture was based on well-defined canons that he had gleaned from studying the treatises as well as the remains of architecture... more...

  • Innovation By Designby Chakravarthy B K; Janaki Krishnamoorthi

    Springer India 2013; US$ 76.94

    This book details how a product is designed and developed , from identifying user need through market research to manufacturing and final performance. A complete case-study, the development of a postal box, illustrates the different steps and challenges. more...