Public Produce Plum and pear trees shade park benches in Kamloops, British Columbia. Tomatoes and cucumbers burst forth from planters at City Hall in Provo, Utah. Strawberries and carrots flourish along the sunny sidewalks of a Los Angeles neighborhood.
Masonry Structures book aims to provide an overview of the state of the art on the mechanics of arches and structures. It is addressed to an international audience, arising from the international context in which the Associazione Edoardo Benvenuto has Read more
Terror Wonder For more than twenty years now, Blair Kamin of the Chicago Tribune has explored how architecture captures our imagination and engages our deepest emotions. A winner of the Pulitzer Prize for criticism, Kamin treats his subjects not only Read more
Brain Circuitry The 1990s, appropriately termed “the decade of the brain,” witnessed unprecedented advances in our knowledge of psychiatric neuroscience. Yet with every advance, we realized afresh that we were still in the beginning stages of a much longer journey.
Rendering SketchUp The sure way for design professionals to learn SketchUp modeling and rendering techniques.Rendering In SketchUp provides instructions for creating 3D photoreal graphics for SketchUp models using integrated rendering programs. The book serves as a beginner rendering manual and Read more
Urology threat of litigation is ever present for today’s surgeon. In many cases it results from genuine negligence; in others the surgeon may have acted without fault, and yet an attempt to sue is made.So, how can one avoid ending Read more
Components Systems Construction systems reduced to the smallest possible number of identical elements have long been used by architects to build structures as well as dismantle and change them as quickly, efficiently, and economically as possible. Think of the architecture Read more