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Archispeak : an illustrated guide to architectural terms

Author: Tom Porter
Publisher: London ; New York : Taylor & Francis, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tom Porter aims to demystify 'archispeak', the specialised jargon employed by architects in their work. This volume offers definition and elucidation of over 300 terms.

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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Terminology
Terminologie
Terminología
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Porter, Tom.
Archispeak.
London ; New York : Taylor & Francis, 2004
(OCoLC)607530981
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Porter
ISBN: 0415300118 9780415300117 0415300126 9780415300124
OCLC Number: 53144738
Description: xvii, 218 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Preface. Introduction. Archispeak. Further Reading.
Responsibility: Tom Porter ; with contributions by Steve Bowkett [and others].

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'This pocket-sized book is exactly what you need to at least bluff your way through, or even have the confidence to drop in some well-chosen jargon to impress an audience as required.' - Paul Harron, Read more...

 
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