A VISUA l DICTIO N ARY OF ARCHITECTURE fIlAN(U O. K. (H INC; i i I- A f VISUAL DICTIONARY OF J ARCH ITECTU RE J I I I I I I I I FRANCIS D.K. CHING A. The classic, bestselling reference on architecture now revisedand expanded! An essential one-volume reference of architectural topics. It is the only dictionary that provides concise, accurate definitions illustrated with finely detailed, hand-rendered drawings, each executed in Mr. Ching’s signature .
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Ching Limited preview – Jul 10, Dennis Castillo rated it it was amazing Shelves: It functions as a glossary as well as a visual reference.
An essential reference for architects and historians of architecture. Ching graduated cum laude with a five-year professional degree from the University of Notre Dame in Visual Dictionary of Architesture, Frncis D.
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Dec 27, Tine Fuentebella rated it it was amazing. The dictionarg is organized into 68 broad, basic architectural categories such as door, flooring, hardware, heat, plumbing, structure, etc.
Ching born is a widely recognized author of books addressing architectural and design graphics. He is the author or coauthor of numerous architecture and design books, including Architectural Graphics; Architecture: It takes some digging to find exactly what you want, because the book is organized so that taxonomic categories and theoretical ideas are interspersed in a way that doesn’t always make sense, but, if it’s architectural in any way, it’s in there. Oct 09, Reyhan Ismail rated it really liked it.
Permissions Request permission to viskal content from this site. An essential reference for architects and historians of architecture. This long-awaited revision brings the latest concepts andtechnology of 21st century architecture, design and construction tothis classic reference work It d.j.ching sure to be by the side of and used by any seriousarchitect or designer, students of architecture, interiordesigners, and those in construction.
He has been a professor of architecture at the University of Washington since There are clear beautiful drawings of different architectural features and concepts both modern and historic.
A Visual Dictionary of Architecture, 2nd Edition
Jun 13, Ron J Roy rated it it was amazing. This is the only reference book i dictionsry cover to cover when i took the licensure exam and i passed! Trivia About A Visual Dictiona There are clear beautiful drawings of different architectural features and concepts both modern dicrionary historic.
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A Visual Dictionary of Architecture by Francis D.K. Ching
Visual and concise, an excellent resource for humanity. Ching’s beautiful, clear drawings enhance even the expert’s understanding of architectural and construction features.
This is a great reference for anyone interested in architecture. Wenef Tenolete rated it it was amazing Jan 27, From Arch to Wood, every concept, technology, material and detail important to architects and designers are presented in Ching’s unique style. Ching’s published works including Architecture: Wiley is a publishing company now for its strengths in major academic, scientific and professional fields. I bought this book purely as a reference for my writing craft, and I am very glad I did so.