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Books and reference guides for professional architects on drafting, design, printreading, and more!

Time-Saver Standards Site Constuction Details Manual

Time-Saver Standards Site Constuction Details Manual

By Nicholas Dines, Kyle Brown

Product Code: 0070170398
Price: $49.95
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Gives you fast access to 350 of the most commonly used site construction details!

The Architect’s Guide to Residential Design

The Architect’s Guide to Residential Design

By Michael Malone

Product Code: 9780071605632
Price: $59.95
Hardcover

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Residential design issues such as budgets, pricing, and construction schedules and how to resolve them!

Understanding Construction Drawings, Sixth Edition

Understanding Construction Drawings, Sixth Edition

By Mark W. Huth

Product Code: 9781285061023
Price: $103.95
Softcover

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Now updated to reflect the 2012 International Building Code and 2012 International Residential Code!

Sustainable Design: Ecology, Architecture, and Planning

Sustainable Design: Ecology, Architecture, and Planning

By Daniel E. Williams, David W. Orr

Product Code: 0471709530
Price: $90.00
Hardcover

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A primer on green and sustainable design!

Transportation Facilities: New Concepts in Architecture & Design

Transportation Facilities: New Concepts in Architecture & Design

Product Code: 4938812266
Price: $129.99
Hardcover

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A collection of airports, passenger terminals, train stations, police boxes and parking structures selected from facilities built in Japan between 1990 and 1996

Planning & Design of Airports, Fifth Edition

Planning & Design of Airports, Fifth Edition

By Robert Horonjeff, Francis McKelvey, William Sproule, Seth Young

Product Code: 0071446419
Price: $115.00
Hardcover

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Unmatched coverage of the geometric design of landing areas, air traffic control systems, airport security, demand forecasting, financing, terminal and ground access system planning, and more!

Building Type Basics for Senior Living, Second Edition

Building Type Basics for Senior Living, Second Edition

By Perkins Eastman

Product Code: 9781118007457
Price: $90.00
Hardcover

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Includes material for planning active retirement communities, continuing care retirement communities, assisted living facilities, Alzheimer's facilities, hospices, and more!

Building Type Basics for Transit Facilities

Building Type Basics for Transit Facilities

By Kenneth W. Griffin

Product Code: 9780471273394
Price: $90.00
Hardcover

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The essentials of designing transit facilities and features innovative transit station designs, including light and heavy rail, airports, and cruise terminals.

Building Type Basics for Recreational Facilities

Building Type Basics for Recreational Facilities

By Richard J. Diedrich

Product Code: 9780471472605
Price: $90.00
Hardcover

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Guides architects and designers through the basics of programming, designing, and planning many types of recreational facilities!

Building Type Basics for Healthcare Facilities, Second Edition

Building Type Basics for Healthcare Facilities, Second Edition

By Richard L. Kobus, Ronald L. Skaggs, Michael Bobrow, Julia Thomas, Thomas M. Payette, Stephen A. Kliment

Product Code: 9780471356727
Price: $90.95
Hardcover

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Provides critical information that enables architects to initiate successful designs for inpatient, outpatient, and long-term care facilities!

Building Type Basics for Performing Arts Facilities

Building Type Basics for Performing Arts Facilities

By Hugh Hardy, Stephen A. Kliment

Product Code: 9780471684381
Price: $90.00
Hardcover

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Helps architects and consultants create a space program and forge design solutions that meet the needs of theatergoers and those who finance, build, and run those theaters!

Building Type Basics for Justice Facilities

Building Type Basics for Justice Facilities

By Todd S. Phillips, Michael A. Griebel

Product Code: 9780471008446
Price: $90.00
Hardcover

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The in-depth information you need to initiate designs for a variety of justice facilities, including law enforcement, adult detention, courts, and much more!