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The Book of Buildings

Richard Reid

The Book of Buildings

A Traveller"s Guide

by Richard Reid

  • 53 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Book Sales .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Europe,
  • Travel,
  • TRV010000,
  • TRV,
  • Canada,
  • Sale Books,
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • Architecture,
  • Guide-books

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages448
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7837902M
    ISBN 100718119037
    ISBN 109780718119034

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Its a perfect, overall look at architecture religious buildings, contemporary, classical, gravity defying it explains them all. This book belongs in anyone's home that remotely loves architecture or construction, or the history of civilization/ innovation or unique coffee table books (its pretty big in size, though)/5(68).

The Book of Buildings: A Traveller's Guide Hardcover – April 1, by Richard Reid (Author)5/5(2). This book is a niche small book full of existing and conceptual designs of buildings. As a year 1 architecture student this book helps with inspiration and has many amazing photos. So far only minor problem is the book cover and the actually pages separate when you open the book wide open but just a little glue helps keep it by: 1.

The Story of Buildings is a gorgeous hardcover book that measures approximately 12" x 10". Picking it up for the first time, it looked a bit like a coffee table book for kids, which I guess it could be used as such. The book begins with a chapter on building a house/5. The book is stunning because the book format is tall and skinny, like the elevator ride that'll get you to the top.

If you're looking for a collection of dreams made reality in the shape of tall buildings, then this is the book to by: 4. The Backyard Homestead Book of Building Projects: 76 Useful Things You Can Build to Create Customized Working Spaces and Storage Facilities, Equip the Animals, and Make Practical Outdoor Furniture Paperback – Ma /5().

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“The future of architecture is a frenetic whirlwind of experimentation and a reevaluation of long-accepted habits,” writes Marc Kushner in the introduction to his new book The Future of Architecture in Buildings.

And it is being shaped, more than ever, by non-architects who use, rather than design, these structures." — The Globe and Mail. In The Dissolution of Buildings, architect Angelo Bucci presents projects in his native São Paulo and abroad.

Advocating an architecture that is "the opposite of global action," his work responds to the topography of the city and to its urban environment. De re aedificatoria (On the Art of Building) is a classic architectural treatise written by Leon Battista Alberti between and Although largely dependent on Vitruvius's De architectura, it was the first theoretical book on the subject written in the Italian Renaissance, and in it became the first printed book on architecture.

It was followed in with the first. The Timeless Way of Building got a recommendation in an IT book. In Head First Design Patterns the Freemans tell that the concept of Design Patterns was not coming from the Gang of Four or even the IT world/5.

Although this book has no pretty pictures of dream projects, it more than makes up with very useful samples of contracts, forms and checklists.

On a personal note, having been a General Contractor for 10 years (after building my own timber frame home) I can certainly vouch for the legitimacy of the author's advice.5/5(1).

The Power of Existing Buildings describes practical, tested ways for building owners to improve the energy performance of existing buildings profitably. Illustrated with compelling, real-world examples, this book shows the opportunity inherent in existing buildings, and how we can build a better environment through thoughtful renovation.".M.

J. Billington, BSc, MRICS, MIoR, who has worked on various editions of this book sinceis a Chartered Building was formerly Senior Lecturer in building control and construction at De Montfort University, Leicester, before leaving to join the private sector, where he continued to act as visiting lecturer at a number of universities.Books shelved as model-building: B Stratojet in Detail and Scale - D & S Vol.

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