The Art Of Reading Buildings

Author: John Mittendorf
Publisher: Fire Engineering Books
ISBN: 1593703422
Size: 28.77 MB
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Features include: • Understand the technical and practical aspects of building construction • Learn on-the-spot building construction assessment using the authors’ custom Rapid Street-Read Guides • Develop a quick construction size ...

On Alberti And The Art Of Building

Author: Robert Tavernor
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300076158
Size: 34.72 MB
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Leon Battista Alberti (1404-72) - writer, painter and sculptor, mathematician and, most famously, architectural theorist and architect - came closer than anyone to the Renaissance ideal of the 'complete man'.

The Art Of Neighboring

Author: Jay Pathak
Publisher: Baker Books
ISBN: 1441238476
Size: 36.29 MB
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"--Don Ness, mayor of Duluth, Minnesota "The Art of Neighboring is at the forefront of a national movement to renew local communities. This book reminds us all of the value of pursuing relationships with the people who live around us.

Suburban Fire Tactics

Author: Jim Silvernail
Publisher: Fire Engineering Books
ISBN: 1593702949
Size: 45.18 MB
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How urban, rural, and suburban agencies differ is in the delivery of tactics and strategies. This book explains the factors that limit suburban operations and depicts the differences between urban and suburban capabilities.

Wpa Buildings

Author: Joseph Maresca
Publisher: Schiffer Publishing
ISBN: 9780764352119
Size: 33.48 MB
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This survey explores the often overlooked social impact of imposing government buildings in American cities, large and small, that were funded by the Works Progress Administration in the 1930s.

Fire Officer S Handbook Of Tactics

Author: John Norman
Publisher: Fire Engineering Books
ISBN: 1593702795
Size: 21.68 MB
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In this new fourth edition, readers will find a new chapter on lightweight construction, a new chapter on electrical fires and emergencies, updates to many chapters including such topics as wind-driven fires, and many new illustrations.

The Art Of Building Cities

Author: Camillo Sitte
Publisher: Martino Fine Books
ISBN: 9781614275244
Size: 63.37 MB
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2013 Reprint of 1945 Edition. Full facsimile of the original edition, not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software.

Fireground Strategies 3rd Edition

Author: Anthony Avillo
Publisher: Fire Engineering Books
ISBN: 1593703538
Size: 43.62 MB
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The third edition of Chief Anthony Avillo’s bestselling Fireground Strategies is an invaluable resource for the education and development of outstanding fire officers.

On The Art Of Building In Ten Books

Author: Leon Battista Alberti
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262510608
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The translators were fortunate to have the help of eminent Alberti scholar Hans-Karl Lücke of the University of Toronto. Alberti set out to replace Vitruvius's authority, which had been undisputed for over a thousand years.