A Visual Dictionary of Architecture (Google eBook)
The classic, bestselling reference on architecture now revised and expanded!
An essential one-volume reference of architectural topics using Francis D.K. Ching's signature presentation. It is the only dictionary that provides concise, accurate definitions illustrated with finely detailed, hand-rendered drawings. From Arch to Wood, every concept, technology, material and detail important to architects and designers are presented in Ching's unique style.
It is sure to be by the side of and used by any serious architect or designer, students of architecture, interior designers, and those in construction.