Architectural Details uses beautifully engraved plates from the great works of architectural history to illustrate the architecture of civilizations east and west, from Ancient Egypt to the Industrial Revolution.
There are so many different types of engineer you could be, whether you'd love to work with jet engines, robots, racing cars, or even space stations! What's it really like, and do you have what it takes? Learn the essential skills to start your own engineering journey with this fun and engaging title.
How to Read Paris is a pocket-sized guide to understanding and appreciating the architecture of Paris. Compact enough to carry in your pocket yet serious enough to impart a real understanding, this handy reference guide.
How To Read Skyscrapers offers a deep and rich understanding of the skyscraper by providing a comprehensive account of this unique and captivating building-type, from its origins in myth and legend to its future potential in satisfying humankind's needs and aspirations.