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A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction
A Pattern Language: Towns, Buildings, Construction
by Christopher Alexander and Sara Ishikawa and Murray Silverstein
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Although I am not an architect, I keep this book on my bedside table at all times, so that I can pick it up and read about how the world should be, according to Christopher Alexander. The world is made of "patterns" that work organically. These patterns... (read more)

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The Hand-Sculpted House: A Practical and Philosophical Guide to Building a Cob Cottage
The Hand-Sculpted House: A Practical and Philosophical Guide to Building a Cob Cottage
by Ianto Evans
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Are you ready for the Cob Cottage? This is a building method so old and so simple that it has been all but forgotten in the rush to synthetics. A cob cottage,cobb, however, might be the ultimate expression of ecological design, a structure so attuned to... (read more)

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Ming Cho Lee: A Life in Design
Ming Cho Lee: A Life in Design
by Arnold Aronson
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Ming Cho Lee is considered to be the most influential stage designer in the United States in the past forty years, and one of the most respected designers in the world. His work with theater, opera, and dance companies in the 1960s, particularly the New... (read more)

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Model Making: Conceive, Create and Convince
Model Making: Conceive, Create and Convince
by Arjan Karssen
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This book is a step-by-step guide about how to create convincing architectural models. Borne out of the authors' experience and enjoyment in the use of models in education and in professional practice, it is an essential manual for students of spatial... (read more)

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FreeHand Drawing and Discovery: 10 Signposts Into the Missional Frontier
FreeHand Drawing and Discovery: 10 Signposts Into the Missional Frontier
by James Richards
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"The things we learn about our environment when we draw on location help us as we imagine, draw, and design the future." —Francis D.K. Ching While computer-aided design has changed the way designers explore and communicate their visions,... (read more)

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Architecture Form Space & Order 2ND Edition
Architecture Form Space & Order 2ND Edition
by Francis D Ching
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A superb visual reference to the principles of architecture Now including interactive CD-ROM! For more than thirty years, the beautifully illustrated Architecture: Form, Space, and Order has been the classic introduction to the basic vocabulary of... (read more)

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Architectural Graphics
Architectural Graphics
by Francis D. K. Ching
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Updated edition of the architectural graphics bestseller More than 500,000 copies sold Architectural Graphics offers the essential drawing tools, principles, and techniques designers use to communicate architectural ideas. In this Fifth Edition, Francis... (read more)

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Human Dimension and Interior Space: A Source Book of Design Reference Standards
Human Dimension and Interior Space: A Source Book of Design Reference Standards
by Julius Panero
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The study of human body measurements on a comparative basis is known as anthropometrics. Its applicability to the design process is seen in the physical fit, or interface, between the human body and the various components of interior space. Human... (read more)

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Drawing for Architecture (09 Edition)
Drawing for Architecture (09 Edition)
by Leon Krier
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andlt;Pandgt;Architect Léon Krier's doodles, drawings, and ideograms make arguments in images, without the circumlocutions of prose. Drawn with wit and grace, these clever sketches do not try to please or flatter the architectural establishment. Rather,... (read more)

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Building Construction Illustrated
Building Construction Illustrated
by Francis D. K. Ching
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The classic visual guide to the basics of building construction, now with a 3D digital building model for interactive learning For over three decades, Building Construction Illustrated has offered an outstanding introduction to the principles of building... (read more)

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Why Architects Draw: The Social Uses of Drawing
Why Architects Draw: The Social Uses of Drawing
by Edward Robbins
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For nearly twenty years Edward Robbins, an anthropologist, has been studying and writing about the system of architectural education and practice in this country and abroad. In this book he examines the social uses of architectural drawing: how drawing... (read more)

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Enviromental Psychology for Design
Enviromental Psychology for Design
by David Kopec
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Environmental Psychology for Design introduces the discipline of environmental psychology in different and more meaningful ways to design students and does it in a way that encourages students to embrace the concepts as well as incorporate them into... (read more)

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Drafting & Design
Drafting & Design
by Clois E. Kicklighter
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Designed for a traditional drafting environment, the Worksheets allow students to get hands-on practice solving drafting problems. Problems from the text are reproduced on drawing sheets (with border and title block included) to reduce layout work.... (read more)

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Architectural Graphics 4TH Edition
Architectural Graphics 4TH Edition
by Francis D K Ching
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Architectural Graphics, Fourth Edition maintains the simplicity and conciseness of previous editions, while expanding and updating coverage of computer technologies and drawing tools and materials. An updated industry classic, this edition emphasizes the... (read more)

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A Visual Dictionary of Architecture
A Visual Dictionary of Architecture
by Francis D K Ching
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This book defines over 5,000 terms relating to architectural design, history, and technology. It is the only dictionary that provides concise, accurate definitions illustrated with finely detailed, hand-rendered drawings, each executed in Mr. Ching's... (read more)

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The Smart Growth Manual
The Smart Growth Manual
by Andres Duany
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Everyone is calling for smart growth...but what exactly is it? In The Smart Growth Manual, two leading city planners provide a thorough answer. From the expanse of the metropolis to the detail of the window box, they address the pressing challenges of... (read more)

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Interior Graphic and Design Standards
Interior Graphic and Design Standards
by S C Reznikoff
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This book, the most comprehensive and basic working tool available to the design professional, encompasses every area of expertise required in the practice of contemporary interior design. Architects, interior designers, drafters, specifiers, and... (read more)

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Marker Magic: The Rendering Problem Solver for Designers
Marker Magic: The Rendering Problem Solver for Designers
by Richard M Mcgarry
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Marker Magic The Rendering Problem Solver for Designers McGarry Madsen Architects, interior designers, artists, and illustrators take note—if you’ve ever found yourself searching for that creative spark that could make your design presentations... (read more)

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An Architecture Notebook
An Architecture Notebook
by Simon Unwin
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An Architecture Notebook builds on the foundation of Simon Unwin's previous book Analysing Architecture (Routledge, 1997). Using numerous examples, illustrated with clear line drawings, this volume describes and illustrates the many powers attaching to... (read more)

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The Diagrams of Architecture (Ad Reader)
The Diagrams of Architecture (Ad Reader)
by Mark Garcia
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Since the 1980s, the diagram has become a preferred method for researching, communicating, theorising and making architectural designs, ideas and projects. Thus the rise of the diagram, as opposed to the model or the drawing, is the one of the most... (read more)

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