Artes / Arquitectura (8717)

  • Project Management (PjM) ARE 5.0 Mock Exam (Architect Registration Examination)
    Gang Chen
    A Practical Guide & Mock Exam for the ARE 5.0 Project Management (PjM) Division!    NCARB launched ARE 5.0 on November 1, 2016. We always incorporate the latest information into our books. To become a licensed architect, you need to have a proper combination of education and/or experience, meet your Board of Architecture’s special requirements, and pass the ARE exams. This ...

    87,52 €

  • Du potentiel de l’hétéronomie et de l’autonomie en architecture / On the Potential of Heteronomy and Autonomy in Architecture
    Cette deuxième édition des Cahiers du Laboratoire d’Étude de l’Architecture Potentielle propose une réflexion sur l’un des problèmes centraux du Mouvement moderne et de la critique postmoderne : la tension entre l’hétéronomie et l’autonomie en architecture.Abordé à l’aide d’un texte peu connu de Stanford Anderson, le thème invitait chacun, chacune à penser l’architecture entre ...

    20,90 €

  • ETABS 2016 Black Book
    Gaurav Verma
    The ETABS 2016 Black Book, is written to help beginners learn the basics of ETABS structure modeling and analysis. The book follows a step by step methodology. This book explains the designing of structure, assigning various properties to structure, applying different load conditions, and performing analyses. This book also covers the basics of detailing in ETABS. The book cove...

    66,22 €

  • Color Historic Jacksonville
    Anne Brooke Hawkins
    Living in Jacksonville, Oregon for 24 years gives me a special vision of the many facets of this historic community. Driving into town, a traffic sign reduces your speed from 45 mph to 25. You see the town in the distance as you put your foot on the brake and with a sigh you think, God’s in his heaven, all’s right with the world!Coloring books have enjoyed a surge in popularity...

    20,08 €

  • Galveston Architecture
    Galveston Historical Foundation / Pino Shah
    Galveston Architecture: A Visual Journey’ is a photographic journey of the architecture and history of select 100 buildings in Galveston, Texas with photographs by World Heritage Photographer, Pino Shah and narratives by Galveston Historical Foundation (GHF). ...

    75,50 €

  • Architecture of the Lower Rio Grande Valley
    Pino Shah / Stephen Fox
    Through photographs, 'Architecture of the Lower Rio Grande Valley: An Introduction,' celebrates the architecture of the Texas-Mexico border region, its craftsmen, its cultures and its climate. The architectural images by Pino Shah provide a journey through 160 years of history and heritage, revealing the border’s built environment as filtered through diverse cultures: M...

    60,48 €

  • Power and Piety
    Graham Hobster / Günter Endres
    This series of books is intended to provide a unique fully illustrated record of monastic houses in the British Isles, with gazetteer, description and photographs of the most interesting and elaborate architectural remains, and brief historic coverage of significant events. Coverage ranges from the most impressive survivals to a single fragment of wall languishing unheralded in...

    58,31 €

  • Permaculture Plants
    Jeff Nugent
    The comprehensive guide to edible  and useful Agaves and Cacti. Productive plants for land rehabilitation. Plants which survive uncertain rainfall. Drought and snow resistant plants. Staples  of  ancient  cultures. Low effort emergency food. Extensively  indexed. Over 400 useful species covered. ...

    26,20 €

  • Rose-tinted Memory
    Michael S Fryer
    “Those who deny Auschwitz would be ready to remake it”.  ~ Primo Levi, Holocaust survivor and author Seventy years after the mass murder of the Jews of Europe, Holocaust denial and Holocaust revisionism are creeping into our overall perception of what actually happened.Christendom has not ‘denied’ Holocaust, but it has attempted to create a memory of Holocaust which suggests th...

    8,84 €

  • Enriching Urban Spaces with Ambient Computing, the Internet of Things, and Smart City Design
    In recent years, the presence of ubiquitous computing has increasingly integrated into the lives of people in modern society. As these technologies become more pervasive, new opportunities open for making citizens’ environments more comfortable, convenient, and efficient. Enriching Urban Spaces with Ambient Computing, the Internet of Things, and Smart City Design is a pivotal r...

    287,47 €

  • Handbook of Research on Emerging Technologies for Architectural and Archaeological Heritage
    Alfonso Ippolito
    Cultural heritage is a vital, multifaceted component of modern society. To better protect and promote the integrity of a culture, certain technologies have become essential tools. The Handbook of Research on Emerging Technologies for Architectural and Archaeological Heritage is an authoritative reference source for the latest scholarly research on the use of technological assis...

    359,78 €

  • Conservation of Classical Monuments in the Mediterranean Region
    Kalliopi Vacharopoulou
    This work studies the conservation of classical monuments in the Mediterranean region. It focuses on a specific method, anastylosis, and its application to classical monuments. The terminology, philosophy, theoretical principles and technical issues of anastylosis are explored within the wider context of cultural heritage management, through case studies from Greece and Turkey,...

    128,17 €

  • Selected Papers from Building A Better New Zealand (BBNZ 2014) Conference
    This Special Issue includes expanded academic papers selected from the forthcoming BBNZ 2014 Conference.The 2014 Building a Better New Zealand conference was held at The Rendezvous Hotel, Auckland, from 3 September 2014 to 5 September 2014.Themes:•Achieving Better Buildings•Improving the Performance of Materials•Improving the performance of existing buildings•Sustainability•Pro...

    66,88 €

  • An Architect’s Guide to Construction
    Brian Palmquist
    After more than 35 years 'in the trenches' as an architect, specialist consultant and now quality director for a large North American construction company, Brian Palmquist has written An Architect’s Guide to Construction in order to share a balanced wealth of knowledge and experience about the construction phase of building projects.Considering both the consultant and contracto...

    19,68 €

  • Architettura e Potere in una terra di confine
    Daniele Ferdani
    Local architectural heritage is an expression of a long-lasting circle of traditions and oral knowledge fostered from one generation to another and revealed through simple or complex architectural realities. It is also a manifestation of economic and social impact on the landscape. Given this assumption, this volume, by means of new building archaeology research approaches, deb...

    105,38 €

  • Luoghi e Architetture della Transizione
    Maria Antonietta Breda
    I sistemi difensivi di confine e la protezione antiaerea nelle città. Storia conservazione riuso / Border defense system and air raid protection in the cities. History conservation reuseThis book collects the papers presented at the Second International Congress on Conoscenza e valorizzazione delle opere militari moderne - Knowledge and development of modern military structures...

    139,91 €

  • Sustainable ICTs and Management Systems for Green Computing
    Naima Kaabouch / Valerie Ed Hu / Valerie EdHu / Wen-Chen Hu
    One way to reduce the greenhouse gas from IT is green computing, which is the practice of designing, manufacturing, using, and disposing of computers, servers, and associated subsystems for reducing the use of hazardous materials, maximizing energy efficiency, and promoting the recyclability or biodegradability of products. Sustainable ICTs and Management Systems for Green Comp...

    236,81 €

  • Provincial Cilicia and the Archaeology of Temple Conversion
    Richard Bayliss
    This is a study of the Christianisation of the built environment: the physical manifestation of the transition from paganism to Christianity in the Greek East. The core of the work comprises an archaeological exploration of temple conversion in terms of structural mechanics, logistics, chronology and socio-political implications. The author provides a re-assessment of the fate ...

    128,26 €

  • Sylvia's Book Smuggler
    Jura Reilly
    After a traumatic break up with her boyfriend in Chicago, Sylvia is persuaded to go on a trip to Lithuania, the land of her ancestors. She doesn’t expect to find new friends who take her to some of the most beautiful places in the country. Nor does she expect to fall for an Olympic rower or meet a bossy ghost who’s determined to give her history lessons at every opportunity. Ho...

    14,60 €

  • The Shaping of Northern Ireland
    Alan R. Acheson
    The riots that erupted in Northern Ireland in 1969 and thirty years of ensuing violence ensured worldwide interest in Britain’s Irish province. That interest drove a sustained quest into Ulster’s past, shared by artists, historians and the media. It provoked questions: why had Northern Ireland been excluded, and Ireland thereby partitioned, when the Irish Free State attained Do...

    41,30 €

  • Ode to the Void
    Carlos Teixeira
    Written between 1999 and 2015, the texts in this book were previously published in the Vitruvius online journal. This republication, however, is not a simple collection, but a compilation of essays that seeks to provide synergy to texts once isolated and that here  define a more coherent and articulated narrative.The more incisive of them is “The true Nature of Brasília”, a pra...

    14,97 €

  • Gran Canaria
    Kennedy Sam
    Gran Canaria. Travel and tourism. The beautiful island of Gran Canaria has a lot to offer the tourist and a wealth of places to visit. From the north to the south, east to west, it’s all here for you to discover. Whether you are with your loved one, in a group of friends or on a family holiday, you are sure to find what you’re looking for to make your holiday experience memorab...

    25,26 €

  • Alfred the Great
    Jacob Abbott
    Jacob Abbott was a prolific author, writing juvenile fiction, brief histories, biographies, religious books for the general reader, and a few works in popular science. Check out the following list of books to take and exciting, informative, and easy to understand stroll through history               Alexander the Great, Alfred the Great, Charles I, Charles II, Cleopatra, Cyrus ...

    20,32 €

  • To Catch the Rain
    Lonny Grafman
    This book is for everyone, and is especially written for: Community members: Get inspired and take action. Learn from others building their own systems around the world. We have already received requests and sent pre-releases to Kenya, Tanzania, India, Mexico, Nepal, Dominican Republic, and the US. Makers: Find the DIY details ready to be adapted to your local and global pro...

    37,01 €

  • SUPERSUDACA (en ingles)
    Ana Rascovsky / Cesar Becerra / Esteban Varela / Felix Madrazo / Fernando Puente Arnao / Juan Pablo Corvalán / Manuel de Rivero / Martín Delgado / Max Zolkwer / Sofía Saavedra Bruno / Stephane Damsin
    As you probably know, sudaca is a pejorative term used to label Latin Americans in Europe. Supersudaca spins that insult around and celebrates their ways of doing Architecture. One of those ways is the Supersudaca tradition of not closing its processes; instead moving from one place to another, coming back in circles, and following unpredictable paths.Incomplete works celebrate...

    46,80 €

  • curso de semiología
    jaime m. jiménez cuanalo / jaime mjiménez cuanalo
    Un texto práctico, basado en los más recientes avances de la teoría del arte, las neurociencias y las ciencias de la percepción sensorial, que auxilia tanto al experto como al estudiante para tener un mayor control sobre los efectos emotivos y de la conducta que cualquier composición visual produce en su espectador, sea en arquitectura, cine, diseño gráfico, teatro, pintura o c...

    20,91 €

  • General Treatise on Semiology
    Jaime Jimenez Cuanalo
    Foundational text for Semiology as a scientific discipline; after a brief review of the history of this field of study , it identifies with precision the exclusive object and general problem for semiology, defines its method and proposes a General Theory of Semiosis. ...

    38,47 €

  • The End of Traffic and the Future of Access
    David M. Levinson / David MLevinson
    In most industrialized countries, car travel per person has peaked and the automobile regime is showing considering signs of instability. As cities across the globe venture to find the best ways to allow people to get around amidst technological and other changes, many forces are taking hold - all of which suggest a new transport landscape. Our roadmap describes why this landsc...

    54,78 €

  • Semiology
    Jaime Jimenez Cuanalo
    A practical guide to the latest scientific advances in controlling and predicting how an audience will identify and interpret the meaning of works of any an all of the arts and design. Applies in visual, performing and film arts, architecture, advertisement, graphic, industrial and other kinds of design. ...

    29,21 €

  • Anaheim-Disneyland, California
    Thomas Bailey
    Anaheim-Disneyland, California. United States Vacation Home. You can’t really talk about Anaheim without mentioning Disneyland but if that’s all you talk about, you’re missing out. Anaheim has grown into Orange County’s largest city. It’s a major convention destination and is home to major league baseball and hockey teams. Especially in the last decade, Anaheim has developed so...

    34,99 €