Architecture : form, space, & order (Book, 2007) []
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Architecture : form, space, & order

Architecture : form, space, & order

Author: Francis D K Ching
Publisher: Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD for computer : Interactive multimedia   Computer File : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
"For more than thirty years, the illustrated Architecture: Form, Space, and Order has been the classic introduction to the basic vocabulary of architectural design. The updated Third Edition features expanded sections on circulation, light, views, and site context, along with new considerations of environmental factors, building codes, and contemporary examples of form, space, and order." "This classic visual  Read more...

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Genre/Form: CD-ROMs
Compact discs
Optical disks
Material Type: Interactive multimedia, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Francis D K Ching
ISBN: 9780471752165 0471752169 0000000000000 9780000000002 0000000000
OCLC Number: 79256841
Notes: Accompanying CD-ROM includes: A series of digital presentations which relates the conceptual to the perceptual aspects of architecture by overlaying photographs and drawings with diagrams.
Description: xiv, 431 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Details: System requirements for accompanying CD-ROM: A PC with Microsoft Windows 98SE or later and Intel Pentium II 450MHz or faster processor (or equivalent) with 128MB of RAM OR Macintosh with Apple OSX version 10.1 or later and a Mac PowerPC G3 500MHz or an Intel Core Duo 1.83GHz or faster processor with 128MB of RAM ; CD-ROM drive ; Internet browser.
Contents: Primary elements --
Form --
Form & space --
Organization --
Circulation --
Proportion & scale --
Responsibility: Francis D.K. Ching.
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A superb visual reference to the principles of architecture Now including interactive CD-ROM! For more than thirty years, the beautifully illustrated Architecture: Form, Space, and Order has been the  Read more...


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