Architecturally Speaking (Hardcover)

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By Eugene Raskin, Robert Osborn (Illustrator)
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Architecturally Speaking by Eugene Raskin is a comprehensive guide to the world of architecture, written for both professionals and enthusiasts alike. The book covers a wide range of topics, from the history of architecture to the latest trends and innovations in the field. Raskin provides a detailed overview of the various styles and movements that have shaped the built environment over the centuries, including classical, Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Art Nouveau, and Modernism.In addition to exploring the aesthetic aspects of architecture, Raskin delves into the technical and practical aspects of the profession, such as building codes, zoning laws, and construction techniques. He also discusses the role of architects in society, their responsibilities to clients and the public, and the ethical considerations that come with the job.Throughout the book, Raskin uses clear and concise language to explain complex concepts, making it accessible to readers with varying levels of knowledge and experience. He also includes numerous illustrations, photographs, and diagrams to help readers visualize the concepts he discusses.Architecturally Speaking is an essential resource for anyone interested in architecture, whether they are students, professionals, or simply enthusiasts. It provides a comprehensive overview of the field, covering everything from the history of architecture to the latest trends and innovations. With its clear and engaging writing style, it is sure to become a classic in the field.This is a new release of the original 1954 edition.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781258838003
ISBN-10: 1258838001
Publisher: Literary Licensing, LLC
Publication Date: October 27th, 2013
Pages: 148
Language: English