The Architecture of Modern Italy

The Architecture of Modern Italy: 2-Volume Set (Vol. 1-2) [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Nov. 29, 2014
The Architecture of Modern Italy: 2-Volume Set (Vol. 1-2) [Repost]

The Architecture of Modern Italy: 2-Volume Set (Vol. 1-2) by Terry Kirk
English | 2005 | ISBN: 1568984383, 1568984200, 1568984367 | PDF | 256/279 Pages | 10/29 MB

This groundbreaking and authoritative two-volume survey is the first truly comprehensive history of modern Italian architecture and urbanism to appear in any language. Told in lively prose, it recounts more than 250 years of experimentation, creativity, and turmoil that have shaped the landscape of contemporary Italy.

The Architecture of Modern Italy: Volume II  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mowmow at July 5, 2007
The Architecture of Modern Italy: Volume II

The Architecture of Modern Italy: Volume II
Publisher:Princeton Architectural Press (2005-09-01) | ISBN-10: 1568984367 | PDF | 29.3 Mb | 256 pages

This groundbreaking and authoritative two-volume survey is the first truly comprehensive history of modern Italian architecture and urbanism to appear in any language. Told in lively prose, it recounts more than 250 years of experimentation, creativity, and turmoil that have shaped the landscape of contemporary Italy. Volume II: Visions of Utopia, 1900 Present, tracks the development of Italy s architectural avant-garde through the upheavals of the twentieth century. Beginning with the development of Italian art nouveau–"stile liberty"–and moving through futurism, fascism, rationalism, and on to the creative experimentation of the present day, it explores the work of such pivotal figures as Raimondo d Aronco, Antonio Sant Elia, Adalberto Libera, Giuseppe Terragni, Pier Luigi Nervi, Gio Ponti, Carlo Scarpa, Aldo Rossi, and Renzo Piano.
The Architecture of Modern Italy is exhaustively illustrated with rare period images, new photography, maps, drawings, and plans. With Colin Rowe's Italian Architecture of the 16th Century, it provides a nearly complete overview of the history of Italian architecture.

The Architecture of Modern Italy: Volume I  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mowmow at July 5, 2007
The Architecture of Modern Italy: Volume I

The Architecture of Modern Italy: Volume I
Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press (2005-09-01) | ISBN-10: 1568984200 | PDF | 9.3 Mb | 256 pages

This groundbreaking and authoritative two-volume survey is the first truly comprehensive history of modern Italian architecture and urbanism to appear in any language. Told in lively prose, it recounts more than 250 years of experimentation, creativity, and turmoil that have shaped the landscape of contemporary Italy. Volume I: The Challenge of Tradition, 1750 1900, explores the dynamic balancing of forces demanded by a reverence for Italy's unparalleled architectural patrimony and a desire for new means of expression and technological innovation. From the neoclassical fantasies of Giovanni Battista Piranesi to the spectacular steeland-glass gallerias of Milan and Naples, it reveals an underappreciated history of richness and complexity. The Architecture of Modern Italy is exhaustively illustrated with rare period images, new photography, maps, drawings, and plans. With Colin Rowe's Italian Architecture of the 16th Century, it provides a nearly complete overview of the history of Italian architecture.

The Architecture of Modern Mathematics [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Dec. 5, 2017
The Architecture of Modern Mathematics [Repost]

The Architecture of Modern Mathematics: Essays in History and Philosophy by J. Ferreiros
English | 27 Apr. 2006 | ISBN: 0198567936 | 456 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

This edited volume, aimed at both students and researchers in philosophy, mathematics and history of science, highlights leading developments in the overlapping areas of philosophy and the history of modern mathematics.

The Architecture of Modern Culture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Oct. 30, 2015
The Architecture of Modern Culture

Wolfgang Müller-Funk, "The Architecture of Modern Culture"
English | ISBN: 3110282887 | 2012 | 277 pages | PDF | 1 MB

In Michelangelo's Shadow: The Mystery of Modern Italy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Nov. 2, 2012
In Michelangelo's Shadow: The Mystery of Modern Italy

In Michelangelo's Shadow: The Mystery of Modern Italy
Audio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 64 kb/s (2 ch) | Duration: 07:02:11 | + PDF Guide | 197 mb
Genre: History

The director of Italian studies at Bard College, Professor Joseph Luzzi, leads a comprehensive overview of Italian culture. Beginning in the fabled realm of Renaissance art and concluding with the sweeping transformations of present-day Italy, Professor Luzzi examines the Italian mystique and answers a number of intriguing questions: Is there a distinctly "Italian" way of looking at the world? To whom do Italian Renaissance treasures truly belong? Could the United States as known today exist without the contributions of Italian culture?

Muhammad Iqbal: Essays on the Reconstruction of Modern Muslim Thought  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at April 14, 2018
Muhammad Iqbal: Essays on the Reconstruction of Modern Muslim Thought

Chad Hillier, Basit Koshul, "Muhammad Iqbal: Essays on the Reconstruction of Modern Muslim Thought"
2015 | ISBN-10: 0748695419, 1474424171 | 256 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Francis I: The Maker of Modern France  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at April 10, 2018
Francis I: The Maker of Modern France

Francis I: The Maker of Modern France by Leonie Frieda
English | April 10th, 2018 | ASIN: B079DQ3LCP, ISBN: 0061563099 | 381 Pages | EPUB | 5.01 MB

The bestselling author of Catherine de Medici returns to sixteenth-century Europe in this evocative and entertaining biography that recreates a remarkable era of French history and brings to life a great monarch—Francis I—who turned France into a great nation.

The Architecture of the Visible: Technology and Urban Visual Culture (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at March 26, 2018
The Architecture of the Visible: Technology and Urban Visual Culture (Repost)

Graham Macphee, "The Architecture of the Visible: Technology and Urban Visual Culture"
2002 | pages: 241 | ISBN: 0826459269 | PDF | 11,6 mb
Dubai - The Epicenter of Modern Innovation: A Guide to Implementing Innovation Strategies

Dubai - The Epicenter of Modern Innovation: A Guide to Implementing Innovation Strategies by William R. Kennedy, Aaron G. Amacher, Gregory C. McLaughlin
2017 | ISBN: 1498758096 | English | 290 pages | PDF | 5 MB