Structure, Materials and Detailing Products

  • Material Matters

    Architecture and Material Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Katie Lloyd Thomas

    Bringing together texts and work by theorists and practitioners who are making material central to their work, this book reflects the diverse areas of inquiry which are expanding current material discourse. Focusing on the cultural, political, economic, technological and intellectual forces which…

    Paperback – 2006-12-22

  • Mitchell's Structure & Fabric Part 1

    7th Edition

    By J S Foster

    A new edition of the best selling title in the prestigious Mitchell's Building Series. This book is the first of a two volume set which provides a complete and thorough treatment of the principles and techniques used in the design and construction of a building. This new edition has been thoroughly…

    Paperback – 2006-11-09
    Mitchell's Building Series

  • Cardiff

    Architecture and Archaeology in the Medieval Diocese of Llandaff, 1st Edition

    By John R. Kenyon

    Paperback – 2006-07-01
    The British Archaeological Association Conference Transactions

  • Modern Practical Masonry

    1st Edition

    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…

    Hardback – 2006-06-20

  • Strategies for Sustainable Architecture

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2006-06-19
    Taylor & Francis

  • 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,…

    Paperback – 2005-12-15
    Taylor & Francis

  • Vernacular Architecture in the 21st Century

    Theory, Education and Practice, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2005-12-13
    Taylor & Francis

  • Interpretation in Architecture

    Design as Way of Thinking, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2005-12-01

  • Cements, Limes and Plasters

    Their Materials, Manufacture and Properties, 1st Edition

    By Edwin Clarence Eckel

    Edwin Eckel's exceptionally detailed volume, published in 1928, presents a wealth of information drawing on his own research as well as the work of all the eminent international authorities in the field of lime mortars and cements. It captures the fascinating development of building materials from…

    Hardback – 2005-11-01

  • Material Architecture

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2005-10-17

  • Future Forms and Design For Sustainable Cities

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2005-07-29

  • Architect's Pocket Book of Kitchen Design

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2005-07-27
    Routledge Pocket Books

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