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Ching, Francis D. K.

A Visual Dictionary of Architecture

Ching, Francis D. K. - A Visual Dictionary of Architecture, ebook

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The classic, bestselling reference on architecture now revised and expanded!

An essential one-volume reference of architectural topics using Francis D.K. Ching's signature presentation. It is the only dictionary that provides concise, accurate definitions illustrated with finely detailed, hand-rendered drawings. From Arch to Wood, every concept, technology, material and detail important to architects and designers are presented in Ching's unique style.

  • Combining text and drawing, each term is given a minimum double-page spread on large format trim size, so that the term can be comprehensively explored, graphically showing relations between concepts and sub-terms
  • A comprehensive index permits the reader to locate any important word in the text.
  • This long-awaited revision brings the latest concepts and technology of 21st century architecture, design and construction to this classic reference work

It is sure to be by the side of and used by any serious architect or designer, students of architecture, interior designers, and those in construction.

Keywords: General & Introductory Architecture, Francis D.K. Ching, architectural drawings, architectural history, visual architecture, architects, designers, architectural illustrations, architectural concepts, architectural technologies

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2011
Language
en
Edition
2
Page amount
336 pages
Category
Art, Art History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781118160497
Printed ISBN
9780470648858

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