A Visual Dictionary of Architecture [Francis D. K. Ching] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This remarkable, one-of-a-kind compendium. This book defines over terms relating to architectural design, history, and technology. It is the only dictionary that provides concise, accurate definitions. Dec 30, The classic, bestselling reference on architecture now revisedand expanded! An essential one-volume reference of architectural topics.

Author: Nazragore Kazit
Country: Reunion
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Medical
Published (Last): 10 June 2013
Pages: 334
PDF File Size: 11.67 Mb
ePub File Size: 17.11 Mb
ISBN: 980-4-63758-871-8
Downloads: 28638
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Vitaxe

His accomplishments included instructing at Ohio University and Cornish College of the Eictionary, teaching as an assistant professor at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and lecturing at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. It is general yet broad enough to be useful to students, architects, contractors, historians, preservationists, etc.

It’s the best book I ever read for the basic spells used in architecture It is the only dictionary that provides concise, accurate definitions illustrated with finely detailed, hand-rendered drawings, each executed in Mr. Mar 06, Madhu murugesan rated it it was amazing.

To ask other readers questions about A Visual Dictionary of Architectured.o.ching sign up. Ching’s beautiful, clear drawings enhance even the expert’s understanding of architectural and construction features.

  LIBRO DE CANTOS DEL CAMINO NEOCATECUMENAL PDF

A Visual Dictionary of Architecture

This book defines over 5, terms relating to architectural design, history, and technology. References to this book Brown Tide Rising: A visual dictionary of architecture. Ching’s published works including Architecture: I read it cover to cover as a supplement to my exam prep books.

visaul An essential reference for architects and historians of architecture. This long-awaited revision brings the latest concepts andtechnology of 21st century architecture, design and construction tothis classic reference work It is sure to be by the side of and used by any seriousarchitect or designer, students of architecture, interiordesigners, and those in construction. He has been a professor of architecture at the University of Washington since dictionaty Very useful to have at hand.

Ching’s beautiful, clear drawings enhance even the expert’s understanding of architectural and construction features. A must have book for all architects This is my awesome review. Want to Read saving….

A Visual Dictionary of Architecture – Francis D. K. Ching – Google Books

Relation to other works: My library Help Advanced Book Search. Return to Book Page.

An essential reference for architects and historians of architecture. He is the author or coauthor of numerous architecture and design books, including Architectural Graphics; Architecture: There are clear beautiful drawings of different architectural features and concepts both modern and historic.

  ATF 21186 PDF

A Visual Dictionary of Architecture by Francis D.K. Ching

Ching’s books have been widely influential and continue to shape the visual architeecture of all fields of design. Although I already finished reading this, I’m sure that I’ll read this over and over again. A dictionary that can be used at the high school level, contains fundamentals terms and basic concepts.

The classic, bestselling reference on architecture now revisedand expanded! Description The classic, bestselling reference on architecture now revised and expanded! I have read this book during my review for the board exams and I found it very useful.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Sep 16, Joy rated it it was amazing Shelves: Wenef Tenolete rated it it was amazing Jan 27, Added to Your Shopping Cart.