Visual Dictionary of Architecture / Edition 1

Visual Dictionary of Architecture / Edition 1

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by Francis D. K. Ching, Francis D. Ching, Frank Ching
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0471284513

ISBN-13: 9780471284512

Pub. Date: 03/28/1995

Publisher: Wiley

Building Construction Illustrated Second Edition The volume’s organization follows the typical design process—from selection of the building site to finish work and beyond—and coverage of systems and technology no longer commonly used has been streamlined. ISBN 0-442-23498-8 Architecture Form, Space, and Order Ching interprets form as the

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Building Construction Illustrated Second Edition The volume’s organization follows the typical design process—from selection of the building site to finish work and beyond—and coverage of systems and technology no longer commonly used has been streamlined. ISBN 0-442-23498-8 Architecture Form, Space, and Order Ching interprets form as the designer’s basic tool, and analyzes a wide range of architectural models that represent the concepts of form, space, and order. ISBN 0-442-21535-5 Architectural Graphics Second Edition In this book, Ching emphasizes the development of better mental and manual skills to enhance your approach to graphic communication. ISBN 0-442-21864-8 Interior Design Illustrated In this beautifully illustrated work, Ching explores how basic structural elements and systems combine to form our interior environments, and considers the factors that affect their design, formation, and use. ISBN 0-442-21537-1 Home Renovation This detailed yet accessible book fully explains and illustrates how to transform any home into a more functional, comfortable, and pleasing environment ISBN 0-442-21592-4 Drawing a Creative Process Drawing: A Creative Process demonstrates the intriguing interplay among seeing, visualization, and expression through drawing. ISBN 0-442-31818-9

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471284512
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/28/1995
Series:
Architecture Series
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
9.33(w) x 12.15(h) x 0.94(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

Table of Contents

Preface vii

Architecture 1

Arch 4

Beam 7

Brick 10

Building 13

Cable Structure 20

Ceiling 22

Ceramic 24

Church 27

Color 30

Column 32

Computer Graphics 34

Concrete 40

Construction 46

Design 52

Dome 62

Door 64

Drawing 68

Electricity 76

Elevator 82

Fastening 84

Fireplace 89

Fire Safety 90

Floor 94

Index 303

Force 98

Fortification 100

Foundation 102

Frame 106

Geometry 110

Glass 114

Hardware 116

Heat 119

History 129

House 140

Joinery 144

Light 146

Load 157

Masonry 163

Material 169

Measure 174

Membrane 176

Metal 177

Moisture Protection 184

Order 187

Ornament 190

Paint 195

Plaster 196

Plastic 200

Plate 202

Plumbing 204

Reinforced Concrete 210

Roof 216

Room 224

Shell 227

Sitework 229

Soil 232

Sound 234

Stair 239

Stone 242

Structure 244

Survey 253

Sustainability 255

Temple 266

Theater 274

Truss 277

Vault 280

Vision 282

Wall 284

Window 289

Wood 294

Index 303

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