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📒A Visual Dictionary Of Architecture ✍ Francis D. K. Ching

✏Book Title : A Visual Dictionary of Architecture
✏Author : Francis D. K. Ching
✏Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
✏Release Date : 2011-12-30
✏Pages : 336
✏ISBN : 1118160495
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Visual Dictionary of Architecture Book Summary : The classic, bestselling reference on architecture now revisedand expanded! An essential one-volume reference of architectural topics usingFrancis D.K. Ching's signature presentation. It is the onlydictionary that provides concise, accurate definitions illustratedwith finely detailed, hand-rendered drawings. From Arch to Wood,every concept, technology, material and detail important toarchitects and designers are presented in Ching's unique style. Combining text and drawing, each term is given a minimumdouble-page spread on large format trim size, so that the term canbe comprehensively explored, graphically showing relations betweenconcepts and sub-terms A comprehensive index permits the reader to locate anyimportant word in the text. This long-awaited revision brings the latest concepts andtechnology of 21st century architecture, design and construction tothis classic reference work It is sure to be by the side of and used by any seriousarchitect or designer, students of architecture, interiordesigners, and those in construction.

✏Book Title : Visual Dictionary and Building Construction Illust Rated Third Edition Set
✏Author : Francis D. K. Ching
✏Publisher : John Wiley & Sons Incorporated
✏Release Date : 2002-07-09
✏Pages : 784
✏ISBN : 0471356387
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Visual Dictionary and Building Construction Illust Rated Third Edition Set Book Summary : To construct a building, architects must be familiar with the materials and choices available to them. This book takes into account recent advances in materials, building technology, and code requirements. It is accompanied by 'A Visual Dictionary of Architecture', which defines key words and phrases in the field.

✏Book Title : Visual Dictionary of Architecture Construction
✏Author : Carles Broto
✏Publisher : Links Internacional
✏Release Date : 2007
✏Pages : 285
✏ISBN : 8496424294
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Visual Dictionary of Architecture Construction Book Summary : Wondering what an ogee molding is? Puzzling over flying buttresses? This book shows and tells these words and thousands more. More than 6000 architectural terms are explained in over 500 detailed illustrations plus captions in English, Spanish, French and German.

✏Book Title : The Visual Dictionary of Interior Architecture and Design
✏Author : Michael Coates
✏Publisher : AVA Publishing
✏Release Date : 2009-01-06
✏Pages : 288
✏ISBN : 9782940373802
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Visual Dictionary of Interior Architecture and Design Book Summary : A guide to the many and varied terms used frequently within interior architecture and design.

✏Book Title : The Visual Dictionary of American Domestic Architecture
✏Author : Rachel Carley
✏Publisher : Macmillan
✏Release Date : 1997-03-15
✏Pages : 272
✏ISBN : 0805045635
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Visual Dictionary of American Domestic Architecture Book Summary : Discusses the features associated with various types of American homes

📒Introduction To Architecture ✍ Francis D. K. Ching

✏Book Title : Introduction to Architecture
✏Author : Francis D. K. Ching
✏Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
✏Release Date : 2012-10-23
✏Pages : 422
✏ISBN : 9781118142066
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Introduction to Architecture Book Summary : "This major new collection introduces architecture to the beginning student or anyone who wants to learn about the built environment"--

✏Book Title : The Visual Dictionary of Buildings
✏Author :
✏Publisher : DORLING KINDERSLEY
✏Release Date : 1992
✏Pages : 64
✏ISBN : 086318961X
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Visual Dictionary of Buildings Book Summary : This text is part of a series of reference books designed for children aged nine years and upwards. The books contain exploded view photographs and over 3000 specific words presented in a labelled form, both of which are designed to help expand the child's knowledge and vocabulary. This book looks at buildings - specially built architectural models were taken apart to produce totally accurate exploded photographs. Other books in this series look at The Human Body, Animals, Ships and Sailing, Everyday Things, Cars and Military Uniforms. The Eyewitness Visual Dictionary of Animals was nominated as a 1991 Best Book for Young Adults by the Americal Library Association.

📒Architecture ✍ Francis D. K. Ching

✏Book Title : Architecture
✏Author : Francis D. K. Ching
✏Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
✏Release Date : 2012-07-16
✏Pages : 448
✏ISBN : 9781118004821
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Architecture Book Summary : 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 the relationship between fundamental elements of architecture through the ages and across cultural boundaries. By looking at these seminal ideas, Architecture: Form, Space, and Order encourages the reader to look critically at the built environment and promotes a more evocative understanding of architecture. In addition to updates to content and many of the illustrations, this new edition includes a companion CD-ROM that brings the book's architectural concepts to life through three-dimensional models and animations created by Professor Ching.

✏Book Title : Illustrated Dictionary of Architecture
✏Author : Ernest Burden
✏Publisher : McGraw-Hill Professional
✏Release Date : 2001-12-05
✏Pages : 389
✏ISBN : UOM:39015053768985
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Illustrated Dictionary of Architecture Book Summary : "Illustrated Dictionary of Architecture" is a compilation of more than 5,000 photographs and drawings in nearly 1,500 entries that define the technical and stylistic elements of both current and historical architecture. Some definitions stand alone, but most are accompanied by at least one illustration.

📒A Global History Of Architecture ✍ Mark M. Jarzombek

✏Book Title : A Global History of Architecture
✏Author : Mark M. Jarzombek
✏Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
✏Release Date : 2011-10-04
✏Pages : 864
✏ISBN : 9780470902486
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Global History of Architecture Book Summary : Praise for the First Edition "Because of its exceptionally wide perspective, even architectural historians who do not teach general survey courses are likely to enjoy and appreciate it." —Annali d'architettura "Not only does A Global History of Architecture own the territory (of world architecture), it pulls off this audacious task with panache, intelligence, and—for the most part—grace." —Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians Revised and updated—the compelling history of the world's great architectural achievements Organized along a global timeline, A Global History of Architecture, Second Edition has been updated and revised throughout to reflect current scholarship. Spanning from 3,500 b.c.e. to the present, this unique guide is written by an all-star team of architectural experts in their fields who emphasize the connections, contrasts, and influences of architectural movements throughout history. The architectural history of the world comes to life through a unified framework for interpreting and understanding architecture, supplemented by rich drawings from the renowned Frank Ching, as well as brilliant photographs. This new Second Edition: Delivers more coverage of non-Western areas, particularly Africa, South Asia, South East Asia, and Pre-Columbian America Is completely re-designed with full-color illustrations throughout Incorporates additional drawings by Professor Ching, including new maps with more information and color Meets the requirements set by the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB) for "non-Western" architecture in history education. Offers new connections to a companion Web site, including Google EarthTM coordinates for ease of finding sites. Architecture and art enthusiasts will find A Global History of Architecture, Second Edition perpetually at their fingertips.