Architecture 101: From Frank Gehry to Ziggurats, an Essential Guide to Building Styles and Materials

ISBN9781440590078
PublisherSIMON & SCHUSTER, INC
Published2015/11/15
Pages256
AuthorNicole Bridge
FormatHardcover
Weight0.42 Kg.
Height7.1 in.
Width5.2 in.
Depth0.9 in.

Architecture 101: From Frank Gehry to Ziggurats, an Essential Guide to Building Styles and Materials

Nicole Bridge

Hardcover

2015/11/15

A crash course in designing and constructing buildings

Too often, textbooks turn the noteworthy details of architecture into tedious discourse that would put even Frank Gehry to sleep. Architecture 101 cuts out the boring explanations, and instead provides a hands-on lesson that keeps you engaged as you explore the world's greatest structures.

Featuring only the most important facts, building styles, and architects, you'll enjoy uncovering the remarkable world of architecture with this book. Inside, you'll also find fascinating elements like:

  • Illustrations of popular building styles, such as Georgian and Greek Revival
  • Drawings of the essential parts of different buildings
  • Unique profiles of the most inspirational figures in architecture

From Norman Foster and Frank Lloyd Wright to the Beauvais Cathedral and the Empire State Building, Architecture 101 is packed with hundreds of entertaining architecture tidbits that you can't get anywhere else! 

Buy Architecture 101: From Frank Gehry to Ziggurats, an Essential Guide to Building Styles and Materials by Nicole Bridgeat and other education, architecture books at Fully Booked online and in Fully Booked bookstore branches. 

Architecture 101: From Frank Gehry to Ziggurats, an Essential Guide to Building Styles and Materials

Nicole Bridge

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ISBN9781440590078
PublisherSIMON & SCHUSTER, INC
Published2015/11/15
Pages256
AuthorNicole Bridge
FormatHardcover
Weight0.42 Kg.
Height7.1 in.
Width5.2 in.
Depth0.9 in.

Synopsis

A crash course in designing and constructing buildings

Too often, textbooks turn the noteworthy details of architecture into tedious discourse that would put even Frank Gehry to sleep. Architecture 101 cuts out the boring explanations, and instead provides a hands-on lesson that keeps you engaged as you explore the world's greatest structures.

Featuring only the most important facts, building styles, and architects, you'll enjoy uncovering the remarkable world of architecture with this book. Inside, you'll also find fascinating elements like:

  • Illustrations of popular building styles, such as Georgian and Greek Revival
  • Drawings of the essential parts of different buildings
  • Unique profiles of the most inspirational figures in architecture

From Norman Foster and Frank Lloyd Wright to the Beauvais Cathedral and the Empire State Building, Architecture 101 is packed with hundreds of entertaining architecture tidbits that you can't get anywhere else! 

Buy Architecture 101: From Frank Gehry to Ziggurats, an Essential Guide to Building Styles and Materials by Nicole Bridgeat and other education, architecture books at Fully Booked online and in Fully Booked bookstore branches. 

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