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Environmental Design: An Introduction for Architects and Engineers

By: Randall Thomas, Max Fordham & Partners

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, E & FN Spon: 1999

Seller ID: 248903

ISBN: 0419237607

Condition: Very Good Condition


Written and edited by a team of specialists at Max Fordhams, one of the leading UK environmental engineering consultancies, Environmental Design is the result of their extensive experience in designing environmentally friendly buildings. The principles of their approach, which they have taught in numerous schools of architecture and engineering, are clearly presented here. This book is essential reading for architects, engineers, planners and students of these disciplines and for all those who are concerned with our built environment. The book starts with some basic scientific principles and i... View more info

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Traditional Domestic Architecture In The Banbury Region

By: Raymond B. Wood-Jones

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Wykham Books: 1986

Seller ID: 231205

ISBN: 0951174509

Condition: Very Good Condition


309 pages. With black and white photographs and drawings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Architecture; Architecture; ISBN: 0951174509. ISBN/EAN: 9780951174500. Inventory No: 231205. Hardcover View more info

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Climate Responsive Design: A Study of Buildings in Moderate and Hot Humid Climates

By: Richard Hyde

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, E & FN Spon: 2000

Seller ID: 248902

ISBN: 0419209700

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Climate Responsive Design provides a unique source for students and practising architects requiring guidance on climatic design. Covering theory and application it provides examples of innovative and best practice in 'responsive architecture' through case studies. The book also covers the broader topic of technology as a generator in design which will be of interest to all those involved in design and building. The book focuses on tropical climate but some of the theory can be applied to other climates; the difference in application is clearly delineated. 244 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Ship... View more info

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Victorian Architecture

By: Robert Furneaux Jordan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Pelican / Penguin Books: 1966

Seller ID: 232163

Condition: Good Condition


278 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Architecture; Architecture; Inventory No: 232163. Paperback View more info

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Green Building Materials

By: Ross Spiegel and Dru Meadows

Price: $55.00

Publisher: USA, John Wiley & Sons: 2006

Seller ID: 247404

ISBN: 0471700894

Condition: Near Fine Condition


This excellent hands on guide to designing environmentally friendly buildings those made from materials that preserve the earth's natural legacy for future generations is written by two nationally known experts on the subject. You'll find practical information on green product selection, product specification, and construction processes. You'll also learn just what green building materials are, where you can find them, and how you can use them effectively. This edition includes updated information on LEED requirements and how to integrate them into the specifications process and new sections o... View more info

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Introduction to Natural and Man-Made Disasters and Their Effects on Buildings

By: Roxanna McDonald

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Architectural Press: 2003

Seller ID: 247554

ISBN: 0750656700

Condition: Very Good Condition


This is a comprehensive guide to all types of natural and man made disasters and their effect on buildings. It gives overall guidance and a basic technical understanding of prevention, mitigation and management of disaster, and outlines a checklist of preventive design elements for each situation. Every category is illustrated with a case study which pin points the essential information that is crucial to architects and engineers in designing buildings with disaster prevention in mind. The aim of the book is to give a clear understanding of the nature of events and problems, and to enable read... View more info

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Shape of Community: Realization of Human Potential

By: Serge Chermayeff and Alexander Tzonis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1971

Seller ID: 232271

ISBN: 0140211993

Condition: Good Condition


247 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Architecture; Architecture; ISBN: 0140211993. ISBN/EAN: 9780140211993. Inventory No: 232271. Paperback View more info

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Il Portico Della Cappella Pazzi

By: Sergio Cabassi, Renzo Tani

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Firenze, Edizioni Citta di Vita: 1986

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 228098

Condition: Very Good Condition


30 pages. Text is in Italian. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Architecture; Italy; Italian Language; Architecture; Foreign Language::Italian. Inventory No: 228098. Paperback View more info

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How Buildings Learn: What Happens After They're Built

By: Stewart Brand

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Phoenix Illustrated: 1997

Seller ID: 248559

ISBN: 0753800500

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Stewart Brand puts forward the radical proposal adapt best when constantly refined and reshaped by their occupants, and that architects can mature from being artists of time. 243 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Building; Architecture; Architecture. ISBN: 0753800500. ISBN/EAN: 9780753800508. Inventory No: 248559. Paperback View more info

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Adapting Buildings and Cities for Climate Change

By: Sue Roaf, David Crichton, Fergus Nicol

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Elsevier: 2005

Seller ID: 247402

ISBN: 0750659114

Condition: Near Fine Condition


From the author of the bestseller "Ecohouse", this challenging and exciting text gives you an insight into the real changes that are necessary to give our modern day built environment both 'sustainability' and 'survivability'. The book is based on the premise that climate change is going to happen and its impacts on our lives are going to be far worse than generally expected. Sue Roaf argues that many modern buildings are not only 'unsustainable' in themselves but are also having a catastrophic effect on the global climate. In a unique argument, she illustrates that the only way we can... View more info

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Discovering English Architecture

By: T. W. West

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Shire Publications: 1979

Seller ID: 226764

ISBN: 0852634552

Condition: Very Good Condition


128 pages. Tanning to pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Architecture; Architecture; ISBN: 0852634552. ISBN/EAN: 9780852634554. Inventory No: 226764. Paperback View more info

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Manual of Graphic Techniques 4 For Architects, Graphic Designers & Artists

By: Tom Porter and Sue Goodman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Butterworth: 1988

Seller ID: 231122

ISBN: 0408500093

Condition: Very Good Condition


Manual of Graphic Techniques 4 is an innovative, thorough introduction to the rendering of plans: from interiors to elevations, and site sections to sectional perspectives. The same easy-to-follow format familiar from the earlier volumes is used once again to show each step of how to develop and present plans of every sort. The artistic techniques exhibited here reach a level of sophistication and polish unseen in even the highly professional standards of the first three works in this series. The last volume uses detailed step-by-step drawings and photographs to show every aspect of developmen... View more info

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Twentieth-Century World Architecture

By: Trewin Copplestone

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Brian Todd Publishing: 1991

Seller ID: 248650

ISBN: 1853610755

Condition: Very Good Condition


240 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Architecture; Architecture; ISBN: 1853610755. ISBN/EAN: 9781853610752. Inventory No: 248650. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover View more info

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Domes of America

By: Willian Seale

Price: $25.00

Publisher: USA, Pomegranate Artbooks: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 128669

ISBN: 0876540701

Condition: Very Good


If the circle is the most perfect natural form - a line without beginning or end, symbolising the universe - then the dome is the most perfect architectural shape: the circle executed in three dimensions. Minor rubbing to dust jacket, now protected by plastic. Colour photographs. Illustrator: Eric Oxendorf (photographs). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Art::Art & Design; Art & Design; Architecture. ISBN: 0876540701. ISBN/EAN: 9780876540701. Inventory No: 128669. Hardcover View more info