Pyramid PDF

Pyramid

Len: 7
Author: David Macaulay
Number of pages: 80
Date Published: 1982-04-26

Through concise text and richly detailed black and white illustrations we come to know the philosophy of life and death in ancient Egypt. ...

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Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction, Revised and in Full Color PDF

Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction, Revised and in Full Color

Len: 67
Author: David Macaulay
Number of pages: 80
Date Published: 2013-11-05

Readers worldwide recognize Caldecott Medal winner David Macaulay's imaginary Cathedral of Chutreaux. This critically acclaimed book has been translated into a dozen languages and remains a classic of ...

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Mill PDF

Mill

Len: 4
Author: David Macaulay
Number of pages: 128
Date Published: 1989-10-30

The mills at Wicksbridge are imaginary, but their planning, construction, and operation are quite typical of mills developed in New England throughout the nineteenth century. ...

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Building Big PDF

Building Big

Len: 12
Author: David Macaulay
Number of pages: 192
Date Published: 2004-05-10

Why this shape and not that? Why steel instead of concrete or stone? Why put it here and not over there? These are the kinds of questions that David Macaulay asks himself when he observes an architect ...

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Mosque PDF

Mosque

Len: 6
Author: David Macaulay
Number of pages: 96
Date Published: 2008-04-28

An author and artist who has continually stripped away the mystique of architectural structures that have long fascinated modern people, David Macaulay here reveals the methods and materials used t ...

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I.M. Pei: Architect of Time, Place and Purpose PDF

I.M. Pei: Architect of Time, Place and Purpose

Len: 46
Author: Jill Rubalcaba
Number of pages: 132
Date Published: 2011-10-01

Jill Rubalcaba tells the conflict-ridden stories behind six of Pei’s most celebrated buildings, all turning points in Pei’s distinguished career: National Center for Atmospheric Research (Boulder, ...

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Unbuilding (Sandpiper) PDF

Unbuilding (Sandpiper)

Len: 22
Author: David Macaulay
Number of pages: 80
Date Published: 1987-10-26

This fictional account of the dismantling and removal of the Empire State Building describes the structure of a skyscraper and explains how such an edifice would be demolished. ...

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The Future Architect's Tool Kit PDF

The Future Architect's Tool Kit

Len: 31
Author: Barbara Beck
Number of pages: 48
Date Published: 2016-11-28

Children with dreams of designing buildings will discover how architects actually work in this workbook, which builds on the concepts introduced in The Future Architect’s Handbook. It walks readers ...

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Women of Steel and Stone: 22 Inspirational Architects, Engineers, and Landscape Designers (Women of Action) PDF

Women of Steel and Stone: 22 Inspirational Architects, Engineers, and Landscape Designers (Women of Action)

Len: 107
Author: Anna M. Lewis
Number of pages: 272
Date Published: 2014-01-01

An inspiration for young people who love to design, build, and work with their hands, Women of Steel and Stone tells the stories of 22 female architects, engineers, and landscape designers from the 18 ...

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Frank Lloyd Wright (Odysseys in Artistry) PDF

Frank Lloyd Wright (Odysseys in Artistry)

Len: 41
Author: Jennifer Fandel
Number of pages: 80
Date Published: 2017-02-07

From the immortal sculptures of Michelangelo to the timeless music of Mozart, the world's greatest artists have managed to create works that retain their relevancy through decades and centuries of cha ...

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