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  1. Architecture In Detail

    By Graham Bizley

    This book is a collection of detailed studies of recent construction projects that will help all architects learn and expand the possibilities of their own work. Projects have been selected for their use of innovative techniques, and these insights could help overcome problems, reduce a project’s...

    Published November 2nd 2007 by Routledge

  2. On Span and Space

    Exploring Structures in Architecture

    By Bjorn N. Sandaker

    In this richly illustrated book with many practical examples, Bjorn Sandaker provides readers with a better understanding of the relationship between technology and architecture. As an experienced teacher and writer, Sandaker offers a well-founded aesthetic theory to support the understanding and...

    Published October 19th 2007 by Routledge

  3. The Environments of Architecture

    Environmental Design in Context

    By Randall Thomas, Trevor Garnham

    This well-illustrated 'think piece' provides a much needed and topical philosophical introduction to the place of environmental design in architecture. The Environments of Architecture sets out a range of considerations necessary to produce appropriate internal environments in the context of a...

    Published September 21st 2007 by Taylor & Francis

  4. Mitchell's Structure & Fabric Part 2

    7th Edition

    By J S Foster

    Series: Mitchells Building Series

    Structure and Fabric Part 2 consolidates and develops the construction principles introduced in Part 1. With generous use of illustrations this book provides a thorough treatment of the techniques used in the construction of various types of building.This new edition has been thoroughly...

    Published July 12th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Material Matters

    Architecture and Material Practice

    Edited by Katie Lloyd Thomas

    Bringing together texts and work by theorists and practitioners who are making material central to their work, this book reflects the diverse areas of inquiry which are expanding current material discourse. Focusing on the cultural, political, economic, technological and intellectual forces which...

    Published December 22nd 2006 by Routledge

  6. Mitchell's Structure & Fabric Part 1

    7th Edition

    By J S Foster

    Series: Mitchells Building Series

    A new edition of the best selling title in the prestigious Mitchell's Building Series. This book is the first of a two volume set which provides a complete and thorough treatment of the principles and techniques used in the design and construction of a building. This new edition has been thoroughly...

    Published November 9th 2006 by Routledge

  7. The Urban Design Reader

    Edited by Michael Larice, Elizabeth Macdonald

    Series: Routledge Urban Reader Series

    Drawing together the very best of classic and contemporary writings, this informative book illuminates the theory and practice of urban design. Forty-one generous selections include contributions from Le Corbusier and Jacobs through to Hayden and Gillham.This book provides an essential...

    Published October 12th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Modern Practical Masonry

    By Edmund George Warland

    This work provides a clear and simple guide to the subject, based on meticulous and beautiful drawings. Organized in three sections, it includes chapters on construction details; methods of working particular structural shapes; both basic and advanced geometry and setting-out. It also includes...

    Published June 20th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Strategies for Sustainable Architecture

    By Paola Sassi

    Filling a gap in existing literature on sustainable design, this new guide introduces and illustrates sustainable design principles through detailed case studies of sustainable buildings in Europe, North America and Australia. The guide will provide the reader with a deeper understanding of the...

    Published June 19th 2006 by Taylor & Francis

  10. Environmental Design

    An Introduction for Architects and Engineers, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Randall Thomas

    Written and edited by a team of specialists at Max Fordham LLP, one of the UK’s leading environmental and building services engineering consultancies, Environmental Design is the result of their extensive experience in designing environmentally-friendly buildings. The principles of their approach,...

    Published December 15th 2005 by Taylor & Francis