Visual Dictionary Architecture Construction

✏Book Title : Visual Dictionary Architecture Construction
✏Author : Carles Broto
✏Publisher : Links International
✏Release Date : 2016-03-15
✏Pages : 286
✏ISBN : 8416239649
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French


✏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 : The Visual Dictionary of Architecture
✏Author : Gavin Ambrose
✏Publisher : AVA Publishing
✏Release Date : 2008-02-05
✏Pages : 288
✏ISBN : 9782940373543
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Visual Dictionary of Architecture Book Summary : The Visual Dictionary of Architecture is a comprehensive guide to the numerous terms associated with, and used within, the field of architecture. Over 250 architectural terms are explained and contextualised, with concise definitions accompanied by illustrations and examples taken from historical and contemporary architecture. The dictionary covers traditional terms still in current usage, modern terminology and a wide variety of practical terms, movements and styles.

✏Book Title : Dictionary of Architecture and Building Construction
✏Author : Nikolas Davies
✏Publisher : Elsevier
✏Release Date : 2008
✏Pages : 726
✏ISBN : 9780750685023
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Dictionary of Architecture and Building Construction Book Summary : With more than 20,000 words and terms individually defined, the Dictionary offers huge coverage for anyone studying or working in architecture, construction or any of the built environment fields. The innovative and detailed cross-referencing system allows readers to track down elusive definitions from general subject headings. Starting from only the vaguest idea of the word required, a reader can quickly track down precisely the term they are looking for. The book is illustrated with stunning drawings that provide a visual as well as a textual definition of both key concepts and subtle differences in meaning. Davies and Jokiniemi's work sets a new standard for reference books for all those interested in the buildings that surround us. It has comprehensive coverage of architecture and building terms. It has a detailed and innovative cross-referencing system. It is beautifully illustrated with detailed technical drawings.

✏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

✏Book Title : Building Construction Illustrated
✏Author : Francis D. K. Ching
✏Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
✏Release Date : 2011-03-10
✏Pages : 480
✏ISBN : 9781118044902
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Building Construction Illustrated Book Summary : The classic visual guide to the basics of building construction, now with the most current information For nearly three decades, Building Construction Illustrated has offered an outstanding introduction to the principles of building construction. This new edition of the revered classic remains as relevant as ever-providing the latest information in Francis D.K. Ching's signature style. Its rich and comprehensive approach clearly presents all of the basic concepts underlying building construction and equips readers with useful guidelines for approaching virtually any new materials or techniques they may encounter. Laying out the material and structural choices available, it provides a full under-standing of how these choices affect a building's form and dimensions. Complete with more than 1,000 illustrations, the book moves through each of the key stages of the design process, from site selection to building components, mechanical systems, and finishes. Illustrated throughout with clear and accurate drawings that present the state of the art in construction processes and materials Updated and revised to include the latest knowledge on sustainability, incorporation of building systems, and use of new materials Archetypal drawings offer clear inspiration for designers and drafters Reflects the most current building codes and CSI Master Format numbering scheme With its comprehensive and lucid presentation of everything from foundations and floor systems to finish work, Building Construction Illustrated, Fourth Edition equips students and professionals in all areas of architecture and construction with useful guidelines for approaching virtually any new materials or techniques they may encounter in building planning, design, and construction.

📒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"--

📒Architecture ✍ Francis D. K. Ching

✏Book Title : Architecture
✏Author : Francis D. K. Ching
✏Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
✏Release Date : 2014-10-13
✏Pages : 464
✏ISBN : 9781118745137
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Architecture Book Summary : The revered architectural reference, updated with contemporaryexamples and interactive 3D models The Interactive Resource Center is an online learningenvironment where instructors and students can access the toolsthey need to make efficient use of their time, while reinforcingand assessing their understanding of key concepts for successfulunderstanding of the course. An access card with redemption codefor the online Interactive Resource Center isincluded with all new, print copies or can bepurchased separately. (***If you rent or purchase aused book with an access code, the access code may have beenredeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code-ISBN: 9781118986837). The online Interactive Resource Center containsresources tied to the book, such as: Interactive Animations highlighting key concepts Photo Gallery of architectural precedents illustrated in thebook Flashcards for focused learning Architecture: Form, Space, and Order, Fourth Edition isthe classic introduction to the basic vocabulary of architecturaldesign, updated with new information on emerging trends and recentdevelopments. This bestselling visual reference helps both studentsand professionals understand the vocabulary of architectural designby examining how space and form are ordered in the environment. Essential and timeless, the fundamental elements of space andform still present a challenge to those who crave a deeperunderstanding. Taking a critical look at the evolution of spaces,Architecture distills complex concepts of design into aclear focus that inspires, bringing difficult abstractions to life.The book is illustrated throughout to demonstrate the conceptspresented, and show the relationships between fundamental elementsof architecture through the ages and across cultures. Topicsinclude: Primary elements and the principles of space design Form and space, including light, view, openings, andenclosures Organization of space, and the elements and relationships ofcirculation Proportion and scale, including proportioning systems andanthropometry

✏Book Title : Dictionary of Architecture and Construction
✏Author : Cyril Harris
✏Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
✏Release Date : 2005-09-05
✏Pages : 1040
✏ISBN : 0071589015
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Dictionary of Architecture and Construction Book Summary : Updated and expanded, this Fourth Edition of the most trusted reference in architecture offers the most comprehensive coverage of architectural and construction terms available. This classic dictionary now features nearly 25,000 definitions (including 2,800 new terms), 2,500 illustrations (including 200 new illustrations), and maintains its extraordinary visual appeal and easy-to-read page design. Prepared by a renowned architectural editor in association with expert contributors and incorporating the work of many standards groups, the book presents clear, concise definitions of terms in nearly 80 working areas. The Fourth Edition covers new industry terms which have emerged due to changes in engineering and building technologies, organizations, materials, and legal developments, and has been expanded to include more historic architectural styles. New terms include: Legal Architectural Barriers Act Wheelchair Accessible Materials Fibrous Concrete Latex Mortar Polymer-Based Stucco Concrete Compliance Conformity Refractory Mortar Organizations Building Research Establishment (formerly Building Research Station) of Great Britain ASTM Historic Architectural Styles Anglo-Palladianism French Victorian Isabellino Mudajar Mozarabic Neo-Rococo