The Art Of Reading Buildings

Author: John Mittendorf
Publisher: Fire Engineering Books
ISBN: 1593703422
Size: 20.37 MB
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Features include: • Understand the technical and practical aspects of building construction • Learn on-the-spot building construction assessment using the authors’ custom Rapid Street-Read Guides • Develop a quick construction size ...

The Art Of Neighboring

Author: Jay Pathak
Publisher: Baker Books
ISBN: 1441238476
Size: 57.75 MB
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"--Don Ness, mayor of Duluth, Minnesota "The Art of Neighboring is at the forefront of a national movement to renew local communities. This book reminds us all of the value of pursuing relationships with the people who live around us.

The Timeless Way Of Building

Author: Christopher Alexander
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195024029
Size: 76.61 MB
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This introductory volume to Alexander's other works, A Pattern of Language and The Oregon Experiment, explains concepts fundamental to his original approaches to the theory and application of architecture

The Art Of Building Cities

Author: Camillo Sitte
Publisher: Martino Fine Books
ISBN: 9781614275244
Size: 54.27 MB
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2013 Reprint of 1945 Edition. Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software.

Building Art

Author: Paul Goldberger
Publisher: Knopf
ISBN: 1101875801
Size: 68.95 MB
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But most of all it is the compelling story of the man who first comes to mind when we think of the lasting possibilities of buildings as art. From the Hardcover edition.

Fire Officer S Handbook Of Tactics

Author: John Norman
Publisher: Fire Engineering Books
ISBN: 1593702795
Size: 19.94 MB
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In this new fourth edition, readers will find a new chapter on lightweight construction, a new chapter on electrical fires and emergencies, updates to many chapters including such topics as wind-driven fires, and many new illustrations.

Suburban Fire Tactics

Author: Jim Silvernail
Publisher: Fire Engineering Books
ISBN: 1593702949
Size: 60.76 MB
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How urban, rural, and suburban agencies differ is in the delivery of tactics and strategies. This book explains the factors that limit suburban operations and depicts the differences between urban and suburban capabilities.

On The Art Of Building In Ten Books

Author: Leon Battista Alberti
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262510608
Size: 35.32 MB
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The translators were fortunate to have the help of eminent Alberti scholar Hans-Karl Lücke of the University of Toronto. Alberti set out to replace Vitruvius's authority, which had been undisputed for over a thousand years.