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Designing Tall Buildings: Structure as Architecture

Mark Sarkisian

The first of its kind, Designing Tall Buildings is an accessible reference that guides you through the fundamental principles of designing high-rises. Each chapter focuses on one theme central to tall-building design, giving you a comprehensive overview... (read more)

Soil and Rock
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Geotechnical Engineering: Principles & Practices

Donald P. Coduto

Geotechnical Engineering: Principles and Practices, 2/e, is ideal or junior-level soil mechanics or introductory geotechnical engineering courses.   This introductory geotechnical engineering textbook explores both the principles of soil mechanics... (read more)

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Physics of Asymmetric Continuum: Extreme and Fracture Processes: Earthquake Rotation and Soliton Waves

Roman Teisseyre

This book gives an overview of some fundamental theories of continua, in particular those with defect content. In addition, it develops asymmetric theory of continuum, which includes such correlated solutions that had not been anticipated in the previous... (read more)

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An Introduction to Passive House

Justin Bere

Throughout the world, Passive House is now recognised as the best method to create comfortable, healthy, low energy buildings and it is a key component of the 21st century's green economic revolution. Written by one of the UK's leading passive house... (read more)

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Silencer History and Performance: Sporting and Tactical Silencers

Alan C. Paulson

Research scientist Alan C. Paulson is the suppressor technology editor for The Small Arms Review and a member of the Institute for Research on Small Arms in International Security, the National Defense Industrial Association and numerous other... (read more)

Flood Control
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Annals of the New York Academy of Science #82: Flood-Resilient Waterfront Development in New York City: Bridging Flood Insurance, Building Codes, and Flood Zoning

Jeroen C. J. H. Aerts

This Annals volume presents proceedings of the conference "Basic and Clinic Ocular Motor and Vestibular Research," held as a tribute to the career of Dr. Richard John Leigh in Buenos Aires, Argentina from March 25–27, 2011.  Leigh, a world... (read more)

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Rawfully Good: 'Living' Flavours of Southeast Asia

Diana Von Cranach

Covering destinations stretching from Bali in Indonesia, to Loei Province in Thailand, this book full is of well-known regional recipes with excitingly different and invigorating 'living' flavors.... (read more)

Civil Engineering Handbooks
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Science and Technology of Civil Engineering Materials (98 Edition)

J. F. Young

A textbook for a two-semester undergraduate course for civil engineers, but can be adapted for shorter courses. Integrates the science and technology of building materials, which are usually taught in separate courses to different flavors of engineers,... (read more)

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