29 Mar 2020

Category: Architecture

Architecture

Nature into Art: The Gardens of Wave Hill 

“Like Wave Hill itself, these pages make an indelible impression—wildly intimate, possibility-laden, provocative—leaving me wide awake and hungry for a visit.” —Margaret Roach, author of A Way to Garden Wave Hill, a world-renowned public garden in the Bronx, boasts a classic horticultural craftsmanship unrivaled among…

Architecture

Proceedings of the 11th International Symposium on Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (ISHVAC 2019): Volume III: Buildings and Energy (Environmental Science and Engineering) 

This book presents selected papers from the 11th International Symposium on Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (ISHVAC 2019), with a focus on HVAC techniques for improving indoor environment quality and the energy efficiency of heating and cooling systems. Presenting inspiration for implementing more efficient and…

Architecture

Proceedings of the 11th International Symposium on Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (ISHVAC 2019): Volume II: Heating, Ventilation, Air … (Environmental Science and Engineering) 

This book presents selected papers from the 11th International Symposium on Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (ISHVAC 2019), with a focus on HVAC techniques for improving indoor environment quality and the energy efficiency of heating and cooling systems. Presenting inspiration for implementing more efficient and…

Ancient Civilizations

Engineering the Pyramids 

In Engineering the Pyramids, author Dick Parry – a civil engineer – assesses the design of the pyramids and the likely methods of quarrying, transporting and raising the stones. Basing his ideas on both the archaeological record and the basic principles of engineering – as…

Architecture

Remaking Housing Policy: An International Study 

Breaking the country-specific boundaries of traditional housing policy books, Remaking Housing Policy is the first introductory housing policy textbook designed to be used by students all around the world. Starting from first principles, readers are guided through the objectives behind government housing policy interventions, the…

Architecture

Urban Space And Representation 

Theories of urban space have become the focus of a great deal of work by scholars in cultural geography, urban studies and critical theory. This volume contributes to that debate by analysing the relationship between theories of urban space and literary and visual representations of…

Architecture

Handbuch Brücken: Entwerfen, Konstruieren, Berechnen, Bauen und Erhalten Ed 3 

Hervorragende Fachautoren beschreiben ihre Erfahrungen zu Tragwerkstypen, Berechnungs-, Herstellungs- und Bauausführungsverfahren sowie Bauüberwachungsmethoden. Gegenüber den beiden vorangegangenen Auflagen wird im Einführungskapitel auf die neuere Entwicklung der Verwendung von Hochleistungsbeton im Brückenbau sowie auf Brücken aus Textilbeton eingegangen. Des Weiteren werden in diesem Kapitel integrale und…

Architecture

Kooperation und Innovation für eine nachhaltige Stadtentwicklung: Forschung mit innovativen Kommunen 

Die Autoren stellen die Ergebnisse des Projekts IER-SEK zusammenfassend vor. IER-SEK ist das Instrument zur Entscheidungsunterstützung für Großvermieter zur Realisierung von Stadtentwicklungskonzepten und wurde im Rahmen der BMBF-Initiative Kommunen innovativ gefördert. Das Buch gibt aber auch einen Ausblick auf weitere Themen, welche die nachhaltige Stadtentwicklung…

Architecture

2 Bed Shipping Container Home – Australian and USA Concept Plans ( blueprints ) For Sale: Full Architectural Concept Home Plans includes detailed floor … plans (Ship Container Homes Book 68) 

2 Bedroom Shipping Container Style Plan Sea Eagle. Shipping Container Home Design: Modern Look 2 Bedroom FULL CONCEPT HOUSE PLANS Play it safe with our low cost plans with copyright release. – Ideal Small Home design – 2 Bedroom Shipping Container Style – Affordable Living…

Archaeology

Modernity and Early Cultures: Reconsidering non western references for modern architecture in a cross-cultural perspective (Neue Berner Schriften zur Kunst, Band 12) 

At the beginning of the 20th century, the discovery of early cultures exerted a formative influence on modern architecture. Discussions on early civilizations in the Middle East, South-East Asia, and the pre-Columbian cultures of North and South America as well as new perceptions of archaism…

Architecture

Cultural Influences on Architecture 

A societys culture is a contributing factor to the structure and design of its architecture. As contemporary globalism brings about the evolution of the world, architectural style evolves along with it, which can be observed on an international scale. Cultural Influences on Architecture is a…