By Ivan Margolius

ISBN-10: 0471498254

ISBN-13: 9780471498254

This booklet applauds the union of structure and engineering either at the present time and in the course of the background of establishing and construction.
the connection among the 2 fields is multifaceted. a few architects could have had an engineering history, and a few engineers have event of structure. a few unacknowledged engineers have stood modestly at the back of nice architects, and a few architects were inspired and supported by means of their engineer-collaborators in designing constructions that seem to defy gravity.
Architects + Engineers = constructions specializes in the best: on a cohesive development layout crew the place the contributors give a contribution both, leading to detailed and unparalleled designs. those are architects and engineers who appeal to attractiveness into structures not only with strains on paper and calculations yet with instinct, innovation and feeling for the wishes of individuals, fabrics, power, share, lightness and elegance.
constructions featured include:
* dome of the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Florence
* Church of the Sagrada Familia, Barcelona
* Eiffel Tower, Paris
* Sydney Opera condominium, Sydney
* Marina urban, Chicago
* Olympic Swimming Pool enviornment, Tokyo
* London Eye, London
* many different overseas examples, either celebrated and not more well-known
"This topic is essential, and that i wish the ebook will allure the eye of many architects and engineers." Professor Mamoru Kawaguchi
additionally by means of Ivan Margolius:
cars by way of Architects, Wiley-Academy, ISBN 047160786X
"How infrequent it's to place down a publication with the feel of enjoyment happy, the brain considering rules and knowledge, nostalgia influenced, the attention amused by means of illustrations." Brian Sewell, The Spectator
"Superbly pleasing book." Edwin Heathcote, The Architects' Journal
"This is an relaxing read." construction Design
"Excellent book." FX Magazine
"Purchasers tend to have anything designated on their bookshelves." The Automobile
"A friendly shock is the density and readability of the textual content, usefully followed by means of a wealth and variety of iconography." L'Architecture d'aujourd'hui

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