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Reinforced Concrete Design of Tall Buildings

This book is a modest attempt to explore the world of concrete as it applies to the construction of buildings while simultaneously striving to seek answers to the challenges I set for myself. It is directed toward consulting engineers, and, within the academy, the book may be helpful to educators and students alike, particularly as a teaching tool in courses for students who have completed an introductory course in structural engineering and seek a deeper understanding of structural design principles and practices. It is my hope that this book serves as a comprehensive reference for the structural design of reinforced concrete buildings, particularly those that are tall.     

Author Name :Bungale S. Taranath

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Landscape Architecture

As the world teeters on the verge of environmental collapse, landscape architecture has taken on a new significance offering a longed-for sanctuary for our increasingly urbanised lives. Here,in his introduction to the issue, guest-editor Michael Spens explains how by taking its impetus from land art, landscape architecture, as an expanded field, transcends the conventional confines of site     

Author Name :Will Alsop, Denise Bratton, Mark Burry, Jeremy Melvin, Jayne Merkel

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Introduction to Residential Layout

Introduction to Residential Layout is ideal for students and practitioners of urban design, planning, engineering, architecture and landscape seeking a comprehensive guide to the theory and practice of designing and laying out residential areas.     

Author Name :Mike Biddulph

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Representing Landscape Architecture

Representing Landscape Architecture offers a broad investigation of how the designed landscape is and has been represented: for design study, for criticism and even for its realization.     

Author Name :Marc Treib

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Fundamental Building Technology

This up-to-date and dependable textbook takes the reader through the essential skills, concepts and methods of constructing a simple house to provide a solid grounding in building techniques.     

Author Name :Andrew J. Charlett

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The Roman House in Britain

This authoritative and original work sets the results of recent archaeological research in the context of classical scholarship, as it explores three main aspects of Romano-British buildings: general characteristics of form and structure, the ways in which they were built and decorated and the range of activities for which they were designed. This evidence is then used to discuss the social practices and domestic arrangements that characterised Romano-British elite society. Fully illustrated, this volume is the essential guide to how houses were built, used and understood in Roman Britain.     

Author Name :Dominic Perring

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Manual for Streets

There is a need to bring about a transformation in the quality of streets. This requires a fundamental culture change in the way streets are designed and adopted, including a more collaborative approach between the design professions and other stakeholders. People need to think creatively about their various roles in the process of delivering streets, breaking away from standardised, prescriptive, risk-averse methods to create high-quality places.     

Author Name :Department for Transportation Ed

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Landscape Architecture (Architectural Design)

This book looks at the degree to which landscape architects and architects have rethought and redefined the parameters for the interaction of buildings, infrastructures and surrounding landscape.     

Author Name :Will Alsop, Denise Bratton, Mark Burry, Jeremy Melvin, Jayne Merkel

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