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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Vernacular Architecture in the 21st Century

    Theory, Education and Practice

    Edited by Lindsay Asquith, Marcel Vellinga

    The issues surrounding the function and meaning of vernacular architecture in the twenty-first century are complex and extensive. Taking a distinctively rigorous theoretical approach, this book considers these issues from a number of perspectives, broadening current debate to a wider...

    Published December 13th 2005 by Taylor & Francis

  5. Interpretation in Architecture

    Design as Way of Thinking

    By Adrian Snodgrass, Richard Coyne

    Drawing on cultural theory, phenomenology and concepts from Asian art and philosophy, this book reflects on the role of interpretation in the act of architectural creation, bringing an intellectual and scholarly dimension to real-world architectural design practice. For practising architects as...

    Published December 1st 2005 by Routledge

  6. Material Architecture

    By John Fernandez

    Composed of a series of essays, this book deals with the broad issues affecting the nature of architectural materials and provides a focused review of the state of the art materials. It also provides designers with the tools they need to evaluate and select from the thousands of different materials...

    Published October 17th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Future Forms and Design For Sustainable Cities

    Edited by Mike Jenks, Nicola Dempsey

    Concentrating on the planning and design of cities, the three sections take a logical route through the discussion from the broad considerations at regional and city scale, to the larger city at high and lower densities through to design considerations on the smaller block scale. Key design issues...

    Published July 29th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Architect's Pocket Book of Kitchen Design

    By Charlotte Baden-Powell

    As with the best-selling 'Architects Pocket Book' this title includes everyday information which the architect/designer normally has to find from a wide variety of sources and which is not always easily to hand.Focusing on kitchen design, this book is of use to the student as well as the...

    Published July 27th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Building Structures

    From Concepts to Design, 2nd Edition

    By Malcom Millais, Malcolm Millais

    A thorough introduction to building for the non-expert, this book is a one-stop book reference source for knowing everything important about building structures. Readers: follow the history of structural understanding grasp all the concepts of structural behaviour via step by step...

    Published March 2nd 2005 by Taylor & Francis

  10. The Modern Airport Terminal

    New Approaches to Airport Architecture, 2nd Edition

    By Brian Edwards

    This comprehensive guide to the planning and design of airport terminals and their facilities covers all types of airport terminal found around the world and highlights the environmental and technical issues that the designer has to address. Contemporary examples are critically reviewed through a...

    Published February 15th 2005 by Taylor & Francis