Science and Technics / Technology & engineering / Architecture, construction / Landmarks & Monuments

Best Selling

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

New & Noteworthy

Best Selling

New Releases

 

Language

English (32)

French (5)

German (1)

Spanish (0)

Italian (16)

 

Category

Delete Landmarks & Monuments

 

Audience

Adult (32)

 

Protection

All (32)

DRM Free (3)

DRM (29)

More options

Progettare Paesaggio. Landscape as Infrastructure

by Aa. Vv., Piero Aebischer & Stefania Cancellieri

In questo lavoro ?Progettare Paesaggio, Landscape as Infrastructure? si confrontano: da un lato le stimolanti proposte progettuali redatte dal gruppo di studenti della Harvard Graduate School of Design guidati...


Vitruvius Britannicus: Second Series

by J. Badeslade, J. Rocque, John Woolfe & James Gandon

This magnificent volume comprises three folios, originally published between 1739 and 1771. More than 100 plates depict facades, ground plans, exterior elevations, and perspective views of grand Neo-Palladian...


America's Covered Bridges: Practical Crossings¿Nostalgic Icons

by Terry E. Miller, Ronald G. Knapp & A. Chester Ong

The history of North America is in many ways encapsulated in the history of her covered bridges. The early 1800s saw a tremendous boom in the construction of these bridges, and in the years that followed as...


The Opulent Interiors of the Gilded Age: All 203 Photographs from Artistic Houses, with New Text

by Arnold Lewis, James Turner & Steven McQuillin

Rare photographs recall interiors of late Victorian mansions belonging to William H. Vanderbilt, J. P. Morgan, U. S. Grant, and many others. New informative text.


Castles: Their Construction and History

by Sidney Toy

Concise, scholarly survey traces castle development from ancient roots. Nearly 200 photographs and drawings illustrate moats, keeps, baileys, and many other features. Caernarvon Castle, Dover Castle, Hadrian's...


The New York World's Fair, 1939/1940: in 155 Photographs by Richard Wurts and Others

by Richard Wurts & Stanley Appelbaum

Photographic tour of best-loved world's fair: the 700-foot-tall Trylon, the 200-foot-wide Perisphere, GM's Futurama ride, 3-D movies, Elektro the 7-foot-tall robot, artwork by Dali and Calder, much more. 155...


Henry Hobson Richardson and His Works

by Mariana Griswold Van Rensselaer

First important study of leading 19th-century architect, the pioneer of Romanesque Revival. Plans, photographs, drawings, and detailed discussions of all of Richardson's major buildings, including Trinity Church...


The Seven Lamps of Architecture

by John Ruskin

Classic work by great Victorian expresses his deepest convictions of the nature and role of architecture and its aesthetics. Authoritative edition includes reproductions of 14 plates of Ruskin's architectural...


Landmark America: Revised Edition

by Gordon L Weil

The only annotated directory of U.S. Historic Landmarks and all the units of the U.S. National Park System. Contains links to the more than 3,000 sites listed. Also contains travel itineraries. Key to understanding...


African Art, Interviews, Narratives: Bodies of Knowledge at Work

by Joanna Grabski & Carol Magee

Joanna Grabski and Carol Magee bring together a compelling collection that shows how interviews can be used to generate new meaning and how connecting with artists and their work can transform artistic production...


The Central Park

by Cynthia S. Brenwall & Martin Filler

Drawing on the unparalleled collection of original designs for Central Park in the New York City Municipal Archives, Cynthia S. Brenwall tells the story of the creation of New York?s great public park, from...


The Art of LEGO Construction

by Jonathan Lopes

The Art of LEGO Construction: New York City Brick by Brick is the ultimate exploration of the architecture and history of New York City through the creative medium of LEGO. Expert builder Jonathan Lopes presents...


Woman as Poem

by Vinod R. Contractor

About the Book

Surasundaris on the walls of Rani-ki-Vav remind us that sensuality is the doorway to spirituality, that growth and fertility are as important as piety and devotion, that even before we undertake...


American Architecture Studies

by Montgomery Schuyler

Different study and description of American Architecture designs.

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This...


Native American Landmarks (and Festivals)

by Yvonne Wakim Dennis & Arlene Hirschfelder

Native American culture and the history of the United States has always held a fascination for history buffs, students, teachers, and seekers of spiritual enlightenment as well as general readers. United States...


Stones of Dublin

by Lisa Marie Griffith

Stand on any street in Dublin and one is confronted with history. Behind the façades of the ten buildings featured here is the story of Dublin, bringing to life key events and characters from the past. The...


Think And Grow Rich: The Secret To Wealth Updated For The 21St Century

by Napoleon Hill

Think and Grow Rich is a motivational personal development and self-help book written by Napoleon Hill and inspired by a suggestion from Scottish-American businessman Andrew Carnegie. While the title implies...


Samurai Castles

by Jennifer Mitchelhill & David Green

Samurai Castles features hundreds of stunning color photographs and little-known details about the most important and well-preserved Samurai castles in Japan, including their history, design and military features....


The Market House of Fayetteville, North Carolina

by Patricia Ann Leahy & Caron Lazar

The Market House of Fayetteville, North Carolina is a building of controversy.

While to many it is the site of many important events in North Carolina including the ratification of the Federal Constitution of...


Where in the World? Famous Buildings and Landmarks Then and Now - Geography Book for Kids | Children's Explore the World Books

by Baby Professor

If you can identify all these landmarks, then half of the job is already done. The other half is in locating where in the world these landmarks are found. You will need to know your geography to do that. It’s...