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The Florentine Villa: Architecture History Society (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Dec. 6, 2016
The Florentine Villa: Architecture History Society (repost)

The Florentine Villa: Architecture History Society by Grazia Gobbi Sica
English | 13 Dec. 2007 | ISBN: 0415443970 | 224 Pages | PDF | 9 MB

Scholarly and innovative with visually stunning line drawings and photographs, this volume provides readers with a compelling record of the unbroken pattern of reciprocal use and exchange between the countryside and the walled city of Florence, from the thirteenth century up to the present day.

Deep History: The Architecture of Past and Present  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Nov. 16, 2016
Deep History: The Architecture of Past and Present

Daniel Lord Smail, Andrew Shryock, "Deep History: The Architecture of Past and Present"
ISBN: 0520270282, 0520274628 | 2011 | EPUB | 360 pages | 2 MB

The Shape of Inca History: Narrative and Architecture in an Andean Empire (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Nov. 2, 2016
The Shape of Inca History: Narrative and Architecture in an Andean Empire (repost)

The Shape of Inca History: Narrative and Architecture in an Andean Empire by Susan A. Niles
English | 31 July 1999 | ISBN: 0877456739 | 344 Pages | PDF | 105 MB

Considers how the Inca concept of history informed their narratives, rituals and architecture. Using 16th-century chronicles of Inca culture, legal documents and field investigation of architectural remains, the book explores the interplay of oral/written histories with the architectural record.
Forty Ways to Think About Architecture: Architectural History and Theory Today

Iain Borden, Murray Fraser, Barbara Penner, "Forty Ways to Think About Architecture: Architectural History and Theory Today"
English | ISBN: 1118822617 | 2014 | 280 pages | PDF | 12 MB
The Innovative Use of Materials in Architecture and Landscape Architecture: History, Theory and Performance

The Innovative Use of Materials in Architecture and Landscape Architecture: History, Theory and Performance by Caren Yglesias
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0786470801 | 216 pages | PDF | 28,5 MB

Travels in the History of Architecture [Repost]  

Posted by tanas.olesya at Dec. 2, 2015
Travels in the History of Architecture [Repost]

Travels in the History of Architecture by Robert Harbison
English | 1 May 2009 | ISBN: 186189435X | 288 Pages | PDF | 12 MB

The twentieth-century architect Mies van der Rohe once declared that 'Architecture starts when you carefully put two bricks together'. In Travels in the History of Architecture, renowned architectural writer Robert Harbison looks closely at these bricks, taking us on a journey through the great themes and movements of architecture, from antiquity to the present day.

Romanesque Architecture (History of World Architecture)  

Posted by bakerman at June 22, 2015
Romanesque Architecture (History of World Architecture)

Romanesque Architecture (History of World Architecture)
Harry N. Abrams | 1975 | ISBN: 0810910241 | English | 438 pages | PDF | 74 MB
Pre-Columbian Architecture of Mesoamerica (History of World Architecture)

Pre-Columbian Architecture of Mesoamerica (History of World Architecture)
Harry N. Abrams | 1975 | ISBN: 0810910187 | English | 342 pages | PDF | 72.8 MB
Modern Architecture: A Critical History, 3 edition (Repost)

Kenneth Frampton, "Modern Architecture: A Critical History, 3 edition"
English | ISBN: 0500202575, 0195201787 | 1992 | PDF | 376 pages | 554 MB
A History of the Crusades Volume 4: The Art and Architecture of the Crusader States

A History of the Crusades Volume 4: The Art and Architecture of the Crusader States (Art & Architecture of the Crusader States) by Harry W. Hazard
English | 1977 | ISBN: 029906820X | 414 Pages | PDF | 62 MB

Seven papers examine the art and architecture of Palestine, Syria, Cyprus, Rhodes and Frankish Greece during the 12th and 13th centuries.