ArchitectureWeek - Dimensions
HOME   |   DESIGN   |   PEOPLE & PLACES   |   CONTEXT   |   CULTURE   |   TECHNOLOGY   |   SEARCH
IN THIS ISSUE
 Contents/RSS
Design
Urban Infill Prefab
Design
Staying Put - Creating A Cook's Kitchen
Culture
"The Store Problem"

 

Online Architecture

Find All Curtain Walls

ArchiExpo - The Virtual Architecture Exhibition

 
  Book Center Categories
Architects
  19th and Early 20th Century
  Contemporary
    Africa
    Asia
    Europe
    Middle East
    North America
    Oceania
    South & Central America
  Mid-20th Century
  Premodern
Buildings
  By Building Type
    Commercial
    Institutional
    Multifamily Residential
    Other
    Single-Family Residential
  By Location
    Africa
    Asia
    Europe
    Middle East
    North America
      California
      Chicago
      New York
    Oceania
    South & Central America
By Location
  Africa
  Asia
  Europe
  Middle East
  North America
    California
    New York
  Oceania
  South & Central America
Construction
  Construction Materials
  Construction Methods
  Construction Systems
  Furniture Construction
  Residential Construction
Design and Engineering
  Architectural Design Processes & Theory
  Construction Documentation
  Engineering Design
  Interior Design
  Landscape Design
  Professional Practice
  Reference Books
  Sustainable Design
Digital Media
  CAD How-To
  CAD/CAM
  Computers as Design Tools
  Digital Drawing and Modeling
  Digital Past and Futures
Fiction
History
  By Era
    19th Century
    20th Century
    BCE
    Through 18th Century
  By Location
    Africa
    Asia
    Europe
    Middle East
    North America
      California
      New York
    Oceania
    South & Central America
  Interiors
  Other
  Styles
Urban Planning
  Alternatives
  Case Studies
  Design Principles
  History
  Sustainability & Ecology
  Theory

 

 
AND MORE
  Current Contents
  People & Places
  Blog Center
  Book Center
  Download Center
  New Products
  Products Guide
  Classic Home
  Calendar
  Competitions
  Conferences
  Events & Exhibits
  Architecture Forum
  Architects Directory
  Topics Library
  Complete Archive
  Web Directory
  About ArchWeek
  Search
  Subscribe & Contribute
  Free Newsletters
   

 
QUIZ

ArchitectureWeek Book Center

New books and classics, too, on architecture, building, architects, design, construction, design media, and more...

As noted by the editors of ArchitectureWeek.  Suggestions and submissions are welcome.






Ove Arup: Masterbuilder of the Twentieth Century
Author: Peter Jones
Publisher: Yale University Press
Year: 2006
ISBN 0300112963
List Price: $50.00
Amazon Price: $34.21
Usually ships in 24 hours
Category: Design and Engineering /

ArchitectureWeek Description
A biography of 20th-century engineer Ove Arup, whose firm contributed to such iconic structures as the Sydney Opera House and Londonís Millennium Bridge. Devoted to a common-sense reform of engineering and architectural practice, Arup (1895-1988) pioneered ways for these professionals to collaborate successfully on large projects. The story includes Arupís personal and social life, his aesthetic and environmental concerns, and his practical contributions during a period of political and technological upheaval.

Amazon Customer Average Rating: 2.0/5

 

Also available — Selected Architecture Posters and Prints

Search for Books at Amazon.com
  Search here by subject, title, or author, or go direct by ISBN!  

 
For more books on specific architects and buildings, please see the detailed listings in the Great Buildings Architect Pages and Building Pages.   We greatly appreciate your  suggestions  for great new books about architecture and building!

Architecture book publishers are invited to submit new books for possible book review coverage and listing in the collection:
      Via USPS — Books Editor, ArchitectureWeek, PO Box 1588, Eugene, OR 97440 USA.

NEXT WEEK Send this to a friend   Media Kit   Contributing   Privacy   Comments
ARCHWEEK   |   GREAT BUILDINGS   |   ARCHIPLANET   |   DISCUSSION   |   BOOKS   |   BLOGS   |   SEARCH
http://www.ArchWeek.com/new_books.html
© 2000-2010 Artifice, Inc. - All Rights Reserved