Construction & Architectural Design Books
2 Volume Set, Landscapes in History, 2nd Edition
by Philip Pregill, Nancy Volkman
Hardcover - 864 pages 2 edition Vol 2.s (January 11, 1999)
John Wiley & Sons
A remarkably comprehensive history of 10,000 years in the development of landscape architecture and environmental design, this new edition of the classic reference examines a vast array of cultural, social, political, technological, and philosophical issues. Featuring handy chapter summaries and bibliographies, this is the ideal reference for busy architects and planners. New to this edition are fascinating sections on Asia and its landscapes, planning, and planting practices.
Architectural Elements Interior Construction Details
by Andy Shelander, Karm Wahab
CD-ROM Cd-Rom edition (April 27, 2001)
- For architects and interior designers using CAD to draft plans, this CD-ROM is an indispensable tool that saves time and money
- Details are organized by element, such as windows treatments, closets, and kitchen cabinetry, making them easy to find and incorporate into CAD drawings
- Compatible with both Windows and Macintosh
2002 National Construction Estimator
Paperback - 616 pages 50th Bk&cr edition (October 2001)
Craftsman Book Co
Current building costs for residential, commercial, and industrial construction. Estimated prices for every common building material. Provides manhours, recommended crew, and gives the labor cost for installation. Includes a CD-ROM with an electronic version of the book with National Estimator, a stand-alone Windows estimating program, plus an interactive multimedia video that shows how to use the disk to compile construction cost estimates.