Architecture
Score: 4
From 9 Ratings

Architecture


  • Author: Nancy R E Meugens Bell
  • Release Date : 2010-08-30
  • Genre: Art & Architecture
  • File Size: 1240180 Bytes


The classic introduction to what architecture is; materials employed and definition of distinctive features of the main styles. With 86 drawings it explains in depth: -Egyptian, Asiatic, and early American architecture -Greek architecture -Roman architecture -Early Christian architecture -Byzantine and Saracenic architecture -Romanesque architecture -Anglo-Saxon and Anglo-Norman architecture -Gothic architecture in Europe -Gothic architecture in Great Britain -Renaissance architecture in Europe -Renaissance architecture in Great Britain...

Frankenweenie: An Electrifying Book
Score: 3.5
From 899 Ratings

Frankenweenie: An Electrifying Book


  • Author: Disney Book Group
  • Release Date : 2012-09-24
  • Genre: Art & Architecture
  • File Size: 768033686 Bytes


Go behind the scenes of Tim Burton’s stop-motion animated film, “Frankenweenie” with this exclusive interactive book. Delve into the details of the concept, creation and execution of the film with beautiful photos, art, interviews, music, 3D model characters, and much more! Created with Apple's unique iBooks Author app, the book will immerse you within Tim Burton's process from sketch to screen....

Rethinking Architecture
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

Rethinking Architecture


  • Author : MELISSA LEACH
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0415128269


Rethinking Architecture Book Description :

This book brings together the core writings on architecture by key philosophers and cultural theorists of the 20th century - the very best theoretical writings on the ideas which have shaped our cities and experiences of architecture....

Architecture and Film
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

Architecture and Film


  • Author : Mark Lamster
  • Publisher : Princeton Architectural Press
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1568982070


Architecture and Film Book Description :

Architecture and Film looks at the ways architecture and architects are treated on screen and how the film industry perceives them. It then examines how these depictions filter and shape the ways we understand the built environment and explains the significant effect that the film industry has had on the American public's perception of urban, suburban, and rural spaces....

Architecture Depends
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Architecture Depends


  • Author : Jeremy Till
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780262012539


Architecture Depends Book Description :

Polemics and reflections on how to bridge the gap between what architecture actually is and what architects want it to be....

Architecture
Score: 4
From 25 Ratings

Architecture


  • Author : Francis D. K. Ching
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-07-16
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781118004821


Architecture Book Description :

A superb visual reference to the principles of architecture Now including interactive CD-ROM! For more than thirty years, the beautifully illustrated Architecture: Form, Space, and Order has been the classic introduction to the basic vocabulary of architectural design. The updated Third Edition features expanded sections on circulation, light, views, and site context, along with new considerations of environmental factors, building codes, and contemporary examples of form, space, and order. This classic visual reference helps both students and practicing architects understand the basic vocabulary of architectural design by examining how form and space are ordered in the built environment.? Using his trademark meticulous drawing, Professor Ching shows...

Traditional Domestic Architecture of the Arab Region
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Traditional Domestic Architecture of the Arab Region


  • Author : Friedrich Ragette
  • Publisher : Edition Axel Menges
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9783932565304


Traditional Domestic Architecture of the Arab Region Book Description :

For the first time the domestic architecture of the whole Arab region is being considered. An extensive analytical part is supported by a collection of more than 200 examples from thirteen countries....

Computer System Architecture

Computer System Architecture


  • Author : P. V. S. RAO
  • Publisher : PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.
  • Release Date : 2008-12-30
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 8120335945


Computer System Architecture Book Description :

Intended as a text for undergraduate and postgraduate students of engineering in Computer Science and Engineering, Information Technology, and students pursuing courses in computer applications (BCA/MCA) and computer science (B.Sc./M.Sc.), this state-of-the-art study acquaints the students with concepts and implementations in computer architectures. Though a new title, it is a completely reorganized, thoroughly revised and fully updated version of the author’s earlier book Perspectives in Computer Architecture. The text begins with a brief account of the very early history of computers and describes the von Neumann IAS type of computers; then it goes on to give a brief introduction to the subsequent advances in computer systems covering device tech...

Sustainable Architecture and Urbanism
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Sustainable Architecture and Urbanism


  • Author : Dominique Gauzin-Müller
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2002-07-01
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 3764366591


Sustainable Architecture and Urbanism Book Description :

Since the mid-1980s, and in particular the 1992 environmental summit in Rio de Janeiro, sustainability has become a global issue and the subject of international debate. In the context of architecture sustainability implies the use of intelligent technology, innovative construction methods, ecologically friendly materials and use of environmentally-friendly energy resources. This book begins with an overview of the various approaches and developments in sustainable architecture, followed by an in-depth section on urbanism looking at several European towns. In the third section the technologies, materials and methods of ecological architecture are examined. Concluding the volume are 23 sophisticated and innovative European case studies. The author and...